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Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224, The star νAnd
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Galactic neighbours: Andromeda galaxy M31 with  M32 and M110, 



    
        

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Galactic neighbours: Andromeda galaxy M31 with  M32 and M110
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Galactic neighbours: Andromeda galaxy M31 with M32 and M110

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Dates:Oct. 5, 2018

Frames:
29x10" ISO800
89x90" ISO800

Integration: 2.3 hours

Flats: ~32

Flat darks: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 25.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.22%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2296571

RA center: 0h 42' 45"

DEC center: +41° 16' 30"

Pixel scale: 5.083 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.510 degrees

Field radius: 2.150 degrees


Resolution: 2556x1656

Data source: Traveller

Description

I am going through the (galactic) neighbourhood at the moment. The big neighbour M31 with the small satellite galaxies M32 and M110 is a must.
By enhancing the faint halo of stars around Andromeda the galaxy looks quite big. While M110 (NGC 205) seems to stand alone in other pictures. Here, it is joined to Andromeda by the halo.

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    Galactic neighbours: Andromeda galaxy M31 with  M32 and M110, 



    
        

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Description: Rotated with a bit less halo.

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Description: A completely new re-processed version in full resolution.

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Galactic neighbours: Andromeda galaxy M31 with  M32 and M110, 



    
        

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