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Observation by David Swan: M101

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David Swan

Observer

David Swan

Observed

2019 Mar 08 - 22:31

Uploaded

2019 Mar 08 - 23:11

Objects

M101

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Constellation

Ursa Major

Field centre

RA: 14h03m
Dec: +54°20'
Position angle: -56°12'

Field size

1°00' × 0°39'

Equipment
  • 200mm SCT
  • Hyperstar
  • ASI178MC
  • Maxim DL
Exposure

56 x 20s

Location

Tynemouth, UK

Target name

M101

Title

M101

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Jeremy Shears
Jeremy Shears, 2019 Mar 09 - 20:17 UTC

Hello David, 

I really like this rendition of M101 as it is set so well in its accompanying star field. You really do seem to have tamed that Hyperstar. Keep the images coming!

Jeremy

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