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Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224
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Andromeda Galaxy Polarie fs-60, 



    
        

            asmatiks
Andromeda Galaxy Polarie fs-60
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Andromeda Galaxy Polarie fs-60

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FS-60C

Imaging cameras:Canon 1200D

Mounts:vixen polarie

Software:DeepSky Stacker DeepskyStackerAstroart


Dates:Aug. 24, 2014

Frames: 86x32"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 355298

RA center: 0h 43' 28"

DEC center: +41° 25' 48"

Pixel scale: 9.333 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -66.172 degrees

Field radius: 1.733 degrees


Resolution: 1213x561

Locations: Home, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Description

Vixen Polarie +& FS-60 telescope? Possible.

Here I'm stretching my Vixen Polarie's capacity by using a Takahashi FS-60 telescope with it.
Mount was a solid NEQ6. So the weakest link here was the Ball head. Clearly need upgrading asap.

This Andromeda shot was taken without a CLS filter.
Project Polarie+FS-60 looks promising otherwise.

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Andromeda Galaxy Polarie fs-60, 



    
        

            asmatiks