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M81, M82 widefield

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About this observation
Observer
Graham Winstanley
Time of observation
12/02/2018 - 23:30
Object
M81, M82, etc.
Observing location
Bassingham, Lincolnshire
Equipment
Canon 1100D
Pentax Super Takumar 200mm lens
EQ6
Exposure
25 x 60s
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As well as M81,82 the image includes NGC objects 2959, 2961, 2976 and 3077 (ordered from top). Admittedly 2959 and 2961 need a very close look. Processed in Pixinsight.

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Jeremy's picture

nice to see these very widefield shots, Graham!

Jeremy

Ray Emery's picture

I do like these wide & spacey images from time to time. They are a nice bridge between visual and camera-based observing! 

- Ray -

meteorgw's picture

Thanks Jeremy.

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