Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Triangulum (Tri)  ·  Contains:  M 33  ·  NGC 598  ·  Triangulum galaxy
"The whirlwind came 6 lighthours closer to us -  Messier 33", 



    
        

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"The whirlwind came 6 lighthours closer to us -  Messier 33"
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"The whirlwind came 6 lighthours closer to us - Messier 33"

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Atik 460 EX Mono

Mounts: 10 Micron GM 1000 HPS

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar 3

Software: PixInsight  ·  CCDciel  ·  Darktable

Filters: Baader Planetarium Red 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium Blue 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium Green 1.25"

Accessory: Berlebach Planet


Dates:Nov. 27, 2016Nov. 28, 2016

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Blue 1.25": 56x120" -25C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Green 1.25": 44x120" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Red 1.25": 162x120" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.7 hours

Flats: ~32

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 28.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1368650

RA center: 1h 33' 52"

DEC center: +30° 39' 50"

Pixel scale: 2.212 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -50.909 degrees

Field radius: 0.824 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1499

Description

Messier 33, one of a few galaxies which are actually coming towards us. Since last year the distance melted by around 6 lighthours.

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