Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Cigar Galaxy  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3034
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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Wissam Ayoub
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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskop Service TS 10" RC

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MM-Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Focal reducers: Teleskop Service CCD47 0.67x reducer for RC telescopes

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley  ·  Topaz Sharpen Topaz

Filters: Chroma 3nm Ha  ·  Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Lum  ·  Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Blue  ·  Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Green  ·  Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Red

Accessory: ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO ASIAIR Pro  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)


Dates:April 8, 2021April 9, 2021

Frames:
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Blue: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 2x2
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Green: 18x180" (54') (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 2x2
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Lum: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 2x2
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Red: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 2x2
Chroma 3nm Ha: 10x600" (1h 40') (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 5h 34'

Darks: 50

Flats: 30

Flat darks: 30

Avg. Moon age: 26.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.26%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


RA center: 09h55m52s.800

DEC center: +69°4056.52

Pixel scale: 0.707 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -95.583 degrees

Field radius: 0.150 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 936x1208

Locations: UAE desert, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Data source: Traveller

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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Wissam Ayoub

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