M 74
M 74 Spiral Galaxy in Pisces

M 74 crop Crop 1.3X 

0bject M 74 Spiral galaxy in Pisces
Date October 23-26, 2016
Exposure LRGB 440:140:140:140 (14.3 hrs, cropped)
Camera STL11000M with AstroDon Gen II filters
Telescope ASA 10N f/3.7 on AP900GTO CP3
Guiding Remote guide head with MiniBorg 50 mm
Processing MaximDL, Photoshop CS6, GradientXterminator, NIK Sharpener
Comments Moderate to good seeing; acquired with CCD Commander from Animas, NM


M74 Galaxy  in Pisces
Date November 24-29, 2011
Exposure LRGB 270:110:110:110
Camera STL11000M with Astronomik filters
Telescope ASA 10N f/3.7 on AP900 GTO CPO3
Guiding External guide head with 50 mm MiniBorg
Processing MaximDL,  Photoshop CS5, AstroActions
Comments Moderate seeing with one very clear night (FWHM 1.8 - 3.4)