Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Triangulum (Tri)  ·  Contains:  M 33  ·  NGC 598  ·  Triangulum galaxy
M33 the Triangulum galaxy, 



    
        

            Steve Coates
M33 the Triangulum galaxy
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M33 the Triangulum galaxy, 



    
        

            Steve Coates
M33 the Triangulum galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion EON 80mm

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 ws

Mounts: Losmandy G11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm GuideScope

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager & Autoguider

Software: photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Maxim DL  ·  TheSkyX

Filters: Astronomik H-alpha 6nm  ·  Astrodon E-series LRGB  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB 36mm Round Fil


Dates:Oct. 20, 2012Oct. 21, 2012Oct. 22, 2012

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB: 14x240" (56') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB: 30x360" (3h) -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik H-alpha 6nm: 4x900" (1h) bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 56'

Avg. Moon age: 6.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.86%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 190464

RA center: 1h 33' 56"

DEC center: +30° 41' 49"

Pixel scale: 6.823 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.576 degrees

Field radius: 1.165 degrees


Resolution: 1000x714

Locations: Home, Ocala, Florida, United States

Description

M33 the Triangulum galaxy

Spiral galaxy ~3 million light years distant

Constellation Triangulum

October 21 and 22, 2012

Ocala, FL

L 48min

R 60min

G 60min

B 60min

Ha 60min

PS CS5

Orion 80mm EON

Orion 50mm guide scope with SSAG

QSI 683cw

Losmandy G11 with Gemini II

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M33 the Triangulum galaxy, 



    
        

            Steve Coates