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
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy

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M31 Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            John Burns
M31 Andromeda Galaxy
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Black Diamond 80ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS T1i unmodified

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer/Corrector for the ED80

Software: Nebulosity 3  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  BackyardEOS

Accessory: Kendrick Digifire 10 Dew Heater  ·  KW Telescope Qhy5 CCD Guider


Dates:Nov. 18, 2012

Frames: 20x120" (40')

Integration: 40'

Avg. Moon age: 5.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 426856

RA center: 0h 42' 31"

DEC center: +41° 16' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.858 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -69.936 degrees

Field radius: 1.263 degrees


Resolution: 4357x2230

Description

First Image of M31

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M31 Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            John Burns