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M 82

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Observer
Kevin Gurney
Time of observation
25/03/2017 - 22:02
Object
M 82
Observing location
West Sheffield
Equipment
Celestron 8SE, OAG,
Atik 460EX mono, SX guide cam
Skywatcher AZ-EQ6-GT
HII, B, G, Baader filters, IDAS filter
ASA 0.77 reducer corrector
Exposure
IDAS (lum) 300s x12, HII 900s x 8, B/G 300s each, all bin 1x1
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Taken over 25/26 March..

I wanted to try and capture the H-alpha material ejected in the 'wings', and managed to get some of this in the image here (these are only visible in the H-alpha filtered data). In fact they extend much further than are apparent here.

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