Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  NGC 891
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Edge on Galaxy NGC 891, 



    
        

            Steve Cooper
Edge on Galaxy NGC 891
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Edge on Galaxy NGC 891

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: RC Optical Systems RCOS 14.5"  ·  Astro-Tech 16 RCT

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX 16803  ·  SBIG STXL 6303 AO-X

Mounts: Paramount ME  ·  Astro-Physics 1200 GTO

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics 27TVPH .75 reducer/corrector

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  CCDStack2  ·  CCD Navigator 3  ·  FocusMax  ·  MaxIm DL Pro 6

Filters: Astrodon Lum  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: FLI Atlas Focuser


Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 18x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 40x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 20x1200" -35C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 18x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 21.3 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1478877

RA center: 2h 22' 35"

DEC center: +42° 21' 3"

Pixel scale: 0.746 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.777 degrees

Field radius: 0.313 degrees


Resolution: 2219x2045

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Edge on Galaxy NGC 891
6.7 Hrs Lum taken with an AT 16RCT and SBIG STXL 6303 from my observatory at Stardust Ranch, Okeechobee FL
6.7 Hrs Lum + 3 Hrs Red + 2 Hrs Green, and 3 Hrs Blue taken with a 14.5 RCOS and SBIG STX 16803 from Deep Sky West observatory, Rowe, New Mexico

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Edge on Galaxy NGC 891, 



    
        

            Steve Cooper

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