M94 Spiral Galaxy

M94 Spiral Galaxy by Mark Griffith

M94 Spiral Galaxy by Mark Griffith

Mark Griffith

Swindon, Wiltshire.

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 new target I haven’t imaged before.

Managed to capture a little bit of the faint outer halo of stars,

Data collected on three nights. 12th, 14th & 16th February.

LRGB image with 7 hours and 30 minutes of data. 14 x Lum 5 x Red 5 x Green 6 x Blue 15 minutes exposures.