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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 telescope or lens:Auto Revuenon MD 135mm F2.8

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 10D

Software:Adobe PSE 9Fitswork 4.47.1.0DeepSkyStacker 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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K. Schneider
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M 31 The Andromeda Galaxy in a rich starfield, 



    
        

            K. Schneider