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The Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Cédric Champeau
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The Andromeda Galaxy

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The Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Cédric Champeau
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The Andromeda Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 4, 2022
Frames:
240×30(2h)
Integration:
2h
Avg. Moon age:
4.89 days
Avg. Moon phase:
24.68%

RA center: 00h42m36s.00

DEC center: +41°1429.3

Pixel scale: 1.502 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -13.698 degrees

Field radius: 2.398 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 9610x6260

File size: 10.2 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

Every now and then I'm shooting the magnificent Andromeda galaxy. Everytime I'm trying to improve processing, to get more natural colors, for example. This version is probably one of my best.

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The Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Cédric Champeau