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Messier 81 and Messier 82

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Observer
Martin Griffiths
Time of observation
28/04/2017 - 23:22
Object
Messier 81 and 82
Observing location
Brecon Beacons International Dark Sky Reserve
Equipment
Canon 30D DSLR and an 80mm f6 Apochromatic refractor
Exposure
120 seconds at ISO 1600
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Always a great target for visual astronomy or astrophotography, I love this group of galaxies and being high overhead they were well placed for a relatively long single exposure with my 80mm Equinox refractor and HEQ5

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