Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Triangulum (Tri)  ·  Contains:  M 33  ·  NGC 598  ·  Triangulum galaxy
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M33 - The Triangulum Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 120ED Pro

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.85 Focal reducer/flattener

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  photoshop  ·  EQASCOM  ·  StarTools  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm  ·  Baader R 1.25"  ·  Baader L 1.25"  ·  Baader B 1.25"  ·  Baader G 1.25"

Accessory: USB_Focus V3 Stepper Motor


Dates:Oct. 20, 2017Nov. 10, 2017Sept. 12, 2018Oct. 18, 2018

Frames:
Baader B 1.25": 15x160" (40') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader B 1.25": 25x180" (1h 15') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25": 15x160" (40') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25": 8x180" (24') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm: 23x300" (1h 55') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader L 1.25": 185x115" (5h 54' 35") (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25": 15x160" (40') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25": 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 12h 58' 35"

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Flat darks: 20

Avg. Moon age: 8.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.73%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2671157

RA center: 01h33m51s.4

DEC center: +30°3928

Pixel scale: 0.990 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 78.531 degrees

Field radius: 0.653 degrees


Resolution: 4004x2556

Locations: Home Observatory - Nelsons Bay Observatory , South River, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

I took this over parts of 4 nights over 2 years. Weather always was a challenge. Sitting here on another cloudy day I decided to put together what I had rather than wait until later in the year and hope for more data.

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    B
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    C

B

Description: Sharpened and reduced the red tinge in the dust lanes.

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