M81 and M82 Galaxies



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Date: 6 April 2011
Location: High Halden, Kent
Exposure: 18 x 5 min ISO 800 + 6 x 5 min ISO 100
Telescope: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED on Skywatcher EQ6 mount.
Camera: H-alpha modified Canon EOS 350D
Guiding: Nikkor 300mm lens with QHY5 camera.
Filters: IR/UV filter
Processing: Stacked in IRIS and asinh range compression applied.
Comments: This is the first image taken after my house move.