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Contains:  M 31, Great Nebula in Andromeda, NGC 224, M 110, NGC 205, The star 44And, The star φAnd, The star 41And, The star 39And, The star μAnd, The star νAnd, The star 32And, The star 23And, Part of the constellation Andromeda (And)
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My first serious DSO photo, 


            Onur Atilgan
My first serious DSO photo

My first serious DSO photo

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 100mm f2.8 USM Macro

Imaging camera:Canon 600D

Mount:Vixen Polarie

Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Resolution: 2601x1733

Dates:Sept. 25, 2014

Frames: 4x74" ISO3200

Integration: 0.1 hours

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 1.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.47%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00 job: 382998

RA center: 12.696 degrees

DEC center: 41.379 degrees

Pixel scale: 17.965 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 149.437 degrees

Field radius: 7.798 degrees

Locations: My home, Balikesir, Balikesir, Turkey


Although I previously shot some single DSO lights with my new DSLR, this is the first photo in which I used stacking and processing. Any criticism is most welcomed.

4 x 74"
ISO 3200



Onur Atilgan
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons


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    My first serious DSO photo, 


            Onur Atilgan
  • My first serious DSO photo, 


            Onur Atilgan

Sky plot

Sky plot


My first serious DSO photo, 


            Onur Atilgan