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



    
        

            Bill Taylor
M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy
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M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy

M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Bill Taylor
M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy
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M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge 8

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius SX814c Camera

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Noel Carboni Astronomy Tools  ·  MaxIm DL Pro 6 Acquisition and Stacking Software


Dates:Nov. 13, 2014

Frames: 15x180" (45')

Integration: 45'

Avg. Moon age: 21.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 649918

RA center: 0h 42' 19"

DEC center: +41° 17' 6"

Pixel scale: 2.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.323 degrees

Field radius: 1.372 degrees


Resolution: 3017x2227

Description

This is a reprocess of old data. I've spent a lot of time learning more about how to process an astrophoto, and have been practicing on old data.

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M-31, the Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Bill Taylor