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Contains:  M 31, Great Nebula in Andromeda, NGC 224, M 32, NGC 221, M 110, NGC 205, The star νAnd, The star 32And
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Testing a new location with M31, 


Testing a new location with M31

Testing a new location with M31

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Samyang 135mm f/2

Imaging camera:Sony NEX 5N mod

Mount:Skywatcher Star Adventuer

Software:PixInsight 1.8

Filter:Astronomik CLS-CCD

Resolution: 2992x1956

Frames:Astronomik CLS-CCD: 18x30" ISO1600

Integration: 0.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~15 job: 2241945

RA center: 10.716 degrees

DEC center: 41.295 degrees

Pixel scale: 7.585 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.052 degrees

Field radius: 3.765 degrees

Data source: Traveller


I wanted to see if this location was valuable enough regarding of light pollution. It is only about 10 kms away from a big city (Toulouse). Elevation of M31 was ~50°, standing in the right direction (opposite side of the city).



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Testing a new location with M31,