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Observer
Miguel Araújo
Time of observation
03/05/2019 - 22:50
Object
M81
Observing location
Monsaraz, Portugal
Equipment
Celestron 11" SCT + 40mm EP
pencil grades HB & 2B, stump, kneaded eraser
FineGrain Daler-Rowney paper
GIMP 2.10
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I observed this galaxy from a dark sky site in central Portugal. The spiral arms appear quite faint, only visible with averted vision. This sketched was finished at the eyepiece. 

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