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M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins
M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy
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M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy

M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins
M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy
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M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenithstar 61

Imaging cameras: Canon 750D modified

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Mini Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. PixInsight  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2''


Dates:April 18, 2021

Frames: 60x120" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 5.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4441350

RA center: 9h 52' 43"

DEC center: +69° 35' 2"

Pixel scale: 2.081 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 286.826 degrees

Field radius: 2.018 degrees


Resolution: 5711x4017

Data source: Backyard

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M81 & M82 - Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins