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Three Galaxies

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Observer
Martin Griffiths
Time of observation
18/02/2014 - 20:40
Object
Galaxies M81, M82 and NGC 3077
Observing location
Brecon Beacons Observatory
Equipment
80mm Equinox f6 refractor with a mounted Canon 30D DSLR
Exposure
f6 ISO 1600 with a 60 second exposure
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I love the proximity of these galaxies as they can be seen together in a low power eyepiece. They are a wonderful sight that never fail to inspire visitors to the observatory.

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