Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda  ·  M 110  ·  M 31  ·  M 32  ·  NGC 205  ·  NGC 221  ·  NGC 224  ·  The star 32And  ·  The star νAnd
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M 31 The Andromeda Galaxy in a rich starfield, 



    
        

            K. Schneider
M 31 The Andromeda Galaxy in a rich starfield
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M 31 The Andromeda Galaxy in a rich starfield

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Auto Revuenon MD 135mm F2.8

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 10D

Software: Adobe PSE 9  ·  Fitswork 4.47.1.0  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.2.0


Dates:Sept. 5, 2015

Frames: 12x80" ISO800

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.07%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 775607

RA center: 0h 42' 7"

DEC center: +41° 15' 7"

Pixel scale: 10.600 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.801 degrees

Field radius: 4.811 degrees


Resolution: 2653x1909

Locations: Field, Bensheim-Gronau, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

A trial on an old-fashioned M 42 telephoto lens, stopped down to f/5.6. Unfortunately the battery power ran out, so I took only 12 lightframes, no darks etc.

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M 31 The Andromeda Galaxy in a rich starfield, 



    
        

            K. Schneider