Contains: Triangulum galaxy, M 33, NGC 598
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Triangulum Galaxy (M33)

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Resolution: 2749x2199

Dates: Sept. 26, 2014

Frames: 28x1200"

Integration: 9.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.85%

Astrometry.net job: 386958

RA center: 23.458 degrees

DEC center: 30.658 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.871 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.344 degrees

Field radius: 0.426 degrees

Description

M33 is a spiral galaxy in the Triangulum constellation. It is a close neighbour, only 3 million ly away, give or take a mile or two.

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Tim Jardine
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Triangulum Galaxy (M33), Tim Jardine