Horsehead M63
The Sunflower Galaxy

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Date: May 26, 2001
Exposure: LRGB 60:30:30:50 : 12 x 300s L, 3 x 600 R, 3 x 600 G, 5 x 600 B
Processing: MaxIm Calibrate, Combine, DDP, Stretch
Conditions: Good clear night with low humidity
Scope: C14 @ f/7
Camera: SBIG ST-9E, -25°, Celestron 6.3 Focal Reducer, Hutech LPF
Comments: Light Pollution here is very hard to deal with. Next I am going to try to take shorter images and stack them vs longer images that get overtaken by the light pollution.