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


            José Miranda

Technical card

Resolution: 3242x2424

Dates:Sept. 19, 2014Sept. 26, 2014

Baader Planetarium Baader 2" B: 19x150" bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" G: 24x150" bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" L: 23x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" R: 25x150" bin 2x2

Integration: 4.8 hours

Darks: ~27

Flats: ~20

Flat darks: ~20

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 13.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.14%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 377041

Locations: Miranda Observatory, Isabela, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico


A: Original
B: Re-processed the photo this time trying to get a better definition around the core. But the outside of the galaxy was fain, so I made a blend of the original and the new one to obtain this version. This is probably not scientifically correct... Even the plate solver failed... :P



José Miranda
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  • Andromeda Galaxy, 


            José Miranda
  • Andromeda Galaxy, 


            José Miranda
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    Andromeda Galaxy, 


            José Miranda


Andromeda Galaxy, 


            José Miranda