Swindon, Wilthire. UK
Teleskop service 12″ Richey-Chretien telescope, Skywatcher EQ8 mount,Atik 383L+ camera, Astronomik LRGB filters,
Hutech IDAS light pollution filter, Astro physics 0.67 reducer.
Trying a normal colour image this month. Decided to go for this galaxy.
Been doing alot of narrowband imaging over the last couple of months so time for something different.
Rotated my camera forty five degrees to capture as much of the sprial arms as possible.
Increased exposure time to fifthteen minutes.
Data collected on two nights. 7th & 10th september.
LRGB image with 11 hours and 30 minutes of data. 22 x Lum 8 x Red 8 x Green 8 x Blue 15 minutes exposures.