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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Cigar Galaxy  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3034
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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy, 


            Jon Stewart
M82 - The Cigar Galaxy
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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC PRO ZWO ASI 294 MC PRO

Mounts: Celestron AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guidescope Orion 50mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron Reducer, 0.63x

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy NINA - Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4 Deep Sky Stacker

Accessory: Celestron Focus Motor  ·  QHY Polemaster

Dates:Nov. 9, 2020

Frames: 34x240"

Integration: 2.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.87%

Basic astrometry details job: 3995981

RA center: 9h 55' 59"

DEC center: +69° 42' 28"

Pixel scale: 0.789 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 322.562 degrees

Field radius: 0.539 degrees

Resolution: 4000x2865

Locations: Clark Lake, Otter Lake, Quebec, Canada

Data source: Backyard



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M82 - The Cigar Galaxy, 


            Jon Stewart