M81/82 with SN2014J and IFN | Andre van der Hoeven / Michael van Doorn

Photographer
Andre van der Hoeven / Michael van Doorn
Email
astrophoto1975@gmail.com
Location of photo
Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht/Almere, The Netherlands
Date/Time of photo
January 2014
Equipment
TEC-140 / QSI583ws: Luminance 13h (77×10 min) / RGB 3,5 h Hyperstar C11 / SXVR-H18: RGB 1,5h (45×2 min) / Ha 1,75 h (21×5 min)
Description
Recently there was a supernova in M82, the Cigar galaxy. Last 2 nights I could image this supernova together with the ‘sister’ galaxy of M82, which is M81, aka Bode’s galaxy. Michael van Doorn also made images of the same area with his Hyperstar including a lot of H-alpha data. Michael shared his data and I combined this with my own imagery.
Website
http://www.astro-photo.nl/deepsky/galaxies/m81-and-m82-with-sn2014j