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Date/Time of photo:
February 16 - March 14, 2013
Telescope: TEC-140 (F7) Camera: SBIG ST-8300M Mount: AP900 GTO Luminance: 24x20 minutes (unbinned) Red: 10x15 minutes (binned 2x2) Green: 10x15 minutes (binned 2x2) Blue: 10x15 minutes (binned 2x2)
This is an image of M81, also known as Bode's Galaxy. Itis a spiral galaxy about 12 million light years away in the constellation Ursa Major.