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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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Another M31 (and M32 and M110), 


            Scotty Bishop
Another M31 (and M32 and M110)

Another M31 (and M32 and M110)

Technical card

Resolution: 7363x4906

Dates:Sept. 30, 2018

Frames: 30x180" ISO800

Integration: 1.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 20.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.83% job: 2284211

RA center: 10.624 degrees

DEC center: 41.276 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.372 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.449 degrees

Field radius: 2.915 degrees

Data source: Backyard


I wanted to see how my SmartEQ Pro took to guiding, so I figured with M31 coming up over my house right at sunset that would make an excellent test. I did have to fight dew like mad though.



Scotty Bishop
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Sky plot


Another M31 (and M32 and M110), 


            Scotty Bishop

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