The Cigar Galaxy, M82

Contains: M 82, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3034
M 82, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3034
M82 was previously believed to be an irregular galaxy. In 2005, however, two symmetric spiral arms were discovered in near-infrared  images of M82. 

This image was photographed at my home in Valencia.


Imaging telescope or lens:AG14
Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Frames: 
Chroma LRGB Ha CCD Filter set
Baader Luminance 2
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