Bode's Galaxy; M81 ; NGC 3031

 

A spiral galaxy in the constellation Ursa Major, discovered by J. E. Bode (1747-1826) in 1774. It is now more usually referred to as M81.

 Date

 2000-12-02 03:35 CET

 Location

 Hohe Wand

 Condition

+4°C, 40%RH

 Film

 Kodak Ektapress PJ400

 Exposure Time

 60 min

 Optics

 Meade 10" f/6,3 + GEG + Canon EOS 5000

 effective F.L.

 1750 mm (f/6,9)

Mount & Guiding

G-11 & ST-4.

Processing

 


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