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Messier 63 - the "Sunflower"

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Observer
Simon Edwins
Time of observation
31/03/2017 - 23:59
Object
M63
Observing location
Bedfordshire, UK
Equipment
Atik 460EX
8” F4.5 Orion Optics CT8 reflector
Exposure
22x240s luminance, 10x180s red, 10x180s green and 9x180s blue
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Stacking was carried out using "Nebulosity" with post processing in Photoshop.  All colour exposures were binned 2x2 with the luminance exposures collected unbinned.

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