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M82 The Cigar Galaxy using Two Narrowband Filters - Sept 4 | by Joseph Brimacombe
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M82 The Cigar Galaxy using Two Narrowband Filters - Sept 4

Taken from New Mexico Skies using a 51-cm RCOS and STL11K camera.

Ten hours total exposure. R=Ha; G=Ha/OIII; B=OIII.

Happy birthday, mum.

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Info about this peculiar galaxy: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messier_82

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Taken on September 8, 2012