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2011: Messier 74; A Grand Design Spiral Galaxy

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Date: October 21, 22, and 23, 2011
Exposure: 4 hours 40 min (56x5 min), ISO1600, 24 Darks, 50 Bias, and 50 Flats

Telescope: 8" Skywatcher Newton
@F/5 with MPCC 
Mount: NEQ6-pro, controled by EQmod/CdC, guided by  QHY5/9x50 Finder Guider/PHD
Camera: Peltier-cooled Canon 350Da 
Location: Emmen, The Netherlands

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