Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda  ·  M 110  ·  M 31  ·  M 32  ·  NGC 205  ·  NGC 221  ·  NGC 224
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M31 Andromeda Galaxy and companions

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M31 Andromeda Galaxy and companions

Equipment

Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI071MC Cool
Mounts
10Micron GM1000HPS
Filters
Astronomik CLS 2" -CCD
Software
DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.2 · FIRECAPTURE · Registax 6

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 26, 2017 ·  Dec. 29, 2017
Frames:
Astronomik CLS 2" -CCD: 50x180" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Astronomik CLS 2" -CCD: 90x120" (3h)
Astronomik CLS 2" -CCD: 60x90" (1h 30')
Integration:
7h
Avg. Moon age:
8.37 days
Avg. Moon phase:
59.22%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.67

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1875655

RA center: 00h42m52s.3

DEC center: +41°1640

Pixel scale: 1.388 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.465 degrees

Field radius: 1.319 degrees

Resolution: 5710x3765

Locations: Backyard, Houston, Texas, United States

Description

This is a first attempt to Andromeda

Took about 45min total exposure on 24, 25, 26, 27 October

Will nee to improve post-processing and try to remove the green-reddish gradient

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Description: integrated existing image with about 2 more hrs taken at Marathon (TX) Bortle scale 1 site

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