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Contains:  Andromeda Galaxy, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224, The star νAnd
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M31 Wide Mosaic, 


            Jacopo Fallai
M31 Wide Mosaic
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M31 Wide Mosaic

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evostar 72ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ-GTi (EQ)  ·  SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Artesky Ultraguide 32

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-Ⅱ-c

Software: KStars Ekos/INDI  ·  Adobe Phosotshop CC 2018  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 pixinsight 1.8

Accessory: OVL 1x Field Flattener  ·  Raspberry Pi 3 B+

Dates:Sept. 3, 2019Sept. 4, 2019Sept. 6, 2019Sept. 9, 2019Sept. 11, 2020Sept. 13, 2020

23x120" ISO1600
68x180" ISO1600
21x30" ISO1600
12x300" ISO1600

Integration: 5.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 12.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.52%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3878327

RA center: 0h 42' 43"

DEC center: +41° 15' 43"

Pixel scale: 2.244 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.389 degrees

Field radius: 2.228 degrees

Resolution: 4451x5593

Data source: Backyard


With Evostar 72ED at native focal M31 is too big in 500D's apsc format, so i re edit my old job and integrated a wider view with two panel mosaic



Jacopo Fallai
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M31 Wide Mosaic, 


            Jacopo Fallai