Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda  ·  M 110  ·  M 31  ·  M 32  ·  NGC 205  ·  NGC 221  ·  NGC 224
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy

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M31 Andromeda Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY8

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50 mm mini guider

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: Star Tools  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.X  ·  Photoshop CS6  ·  ADGSoftware PHD2 (OpenPHD)

Filters: Lumicon UHC 2"

Accessory: Orion Filter Wheel 5-place 2" filter wheel


Dates:Oct. 26, 2014Oct. 27, 2014

Frames:
Lumicon UHC 2": 24x600" (4h) (gain: 11.00) -15C bin 1x1
Lumicon UHC 2": 20x600" (3h 20') (gain: 11.00) -18C bin 1x1

Integration: 7h 20'

Darks: 18

Flats: 19

Flat darks: 19

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 3.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 398779

RA center: 0h 42' 31"

DEC center: +41° 17' 20"

Orientation: -179.422 degrees

Field radius: 0.938 degrees


Resolution: 2842x1902

Locations: Backyard, Gainesville, FL, United States

Description

Revision C includes an additional 4hr of integration plus more color in the processing.

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Revisions

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    Original
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    B
  • Final
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    C

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