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M100 Galaxy Area

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#1 Jim Waters

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Posted 11 April 2024 - 04:02 PM

Imaged with a Sky-Watcher 100mm ED Triplet and ASI2600MC Pro within the Phoenix, AZ city limits - Bortle 8+.  One hundred and fifty five, 45 second Light subs in addition to calibration subs.  No light pollution filters were used. Processed with PixInsight 1.8.9-2. Image acquisition software was N.I.N.A. Rel 3.1 Nightly 03 and PHD2 Guiding Rel 2.6.13 Dev 02.  Compressed JPEG.

 

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53647931220_e3df4daa16_b.jpgM100 Galaxy Area by Jim Waters, on Flickr

 

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53647497606_edb42cbe02_b.jpgM100 Area Cropped by Jim Waters, on Flickr

 


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#2 PirateMike

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Posted 11 April 2024 - 04:35 PM

Ooo. I like the cropped version. waytogo.gif

 

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#3 Mike G.

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Posted 11 April 2024 - 05:16 PM

Great results from such a light polluted area (been to Phoenix many times)!

Thanks for sharing.


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#4 Jim Waters

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Posted 11 April 2024 - 11:42 PM

Thanks PirateMike and Mike.



#5 AdrianoMS

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Posted 12 April 2024 - 05:41 AM

M101 is a beautiful galaxy. Very nice image.


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