Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  NGC 891
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NGC 891

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NGC 891

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Edge HD 1100
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STT-8300M
Mounts
Astro-Physics Mach1GTO
Filters
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm
Accessories
Celestron Edge f7 Focal Reducer
Software
Adobe Photoshop 6 CS · PixInsight · Software Bisque TheSkyX Professional · Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.2.0 · Self Written FITS Hot and Cold Pixel Preprocessor
Guiding Cameras
SBIG CFW8G

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 25, 2016
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 33x180" (1h 39') -20°C bin 3x3
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 34x180" (1h 42') -20°C bin 3x3
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 34x300" (2h 50') -20°C bin 2x2
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 34x180" (1h 42') -20°C bin 3x3
Integration:
7h 53'
Darks:
20
Flats:
25
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
25.95 days
Avg. Moon phase:
13.81%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1347217

RA center: 02h22m32s.6

DEC center: +42°2052

Pixel scale: 0.355 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.768 degrees

Field radius: 0.308 degrees

Resolution: 5000x3754

Description

NGC 891 is a spiral galaxy in the Andromeda constellation oriented edge-on relative to the view from Earth. It is thought to be about 30 million light years from Earth.

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    Original
  • Final
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    B

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