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Contains:  M 31, Great Nebula in Andromeda, NGC 224, M 32, NGC 221
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Messier 31 - Closeup with soft processing, 


Messier 31 - Closeup with soft processing

Messier 31 - Closeup with soft processing

Technical card

Resolution: 5420x4206

Dates:Sept. 21, 2017

Baader B 1.25": 7x180" -15C
Baader G 1.25": 9x180" -15C
Baader L 1.25": 19x60" -15C
Baader R 1.25": 9x180" -15C

Integration: 1.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.86% job: 1870420

RA center: 10.683 degrees

DEC center: 41.266 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.694 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 255.510 degrees

Field radius: 0.661 degrees

Locations: Vor der Haustüre, Argenbühl, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Aim was to give M31 a soft a natural look and to keep the dust clouds near the core visible without using extrem HDR compression as seen in most M31 images.



License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

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Messier 31 - Closeup with soft processing, 



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