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M31 (short exposures)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Petri MC 135/2.8

Imaging cameras: Point Grey Chameleon 3 Mono

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Software: Fitswork  ·  Deep Sky Stacker

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR-UV cut


Dates:Sept. 1, 2016

Frames: 1426x7" (2h 46' 22")

Integration: 2h 46' 22"

Avg. Moon age: 0.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1224021

RA center: 0h 42' 38"

DEC center: +41° 22' 8"

Pixel scale: 5.797 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.010 degrees

Field radius: 1.257 degrees


Resolution: 1263x917

Description

Another experiment with planetary camera and deep sky. Lens at f/4, next time I'll close it even further down for tighter stars (and increase the exposure, I can use up to 32 s with the Chameleon).

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