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Contains:  Andromeda Galaxy, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224, The star νAnd
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy (400mm), 


M31 Andromeda Galaxy (400mm)
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy (400mm)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 70D

Mounts:SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras:Lacerta MGEN 2

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight Adobe Lightroom

Dates:Aug. 24, 2016Aug. 25, 2016

Frames: 130x90" ISO1600

Integration: 3.2 hours

Darks: ~43

Bias: ~111

Avg. Moon age: 21.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.78%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3472532

RA center: 0h 42' 41"

DEC center: +41° 16' 48"

Pixel scale: 2.147 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 195.764 degrees

Field radius: 1.886 degrees

Resolution: 5259x3512

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland


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M31 Andromeda Galaxy (400mm),