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Contains:  Andromeda galaxy, Great Nebula in Andromeda, M 110, M 31, M 32, M110, M31, M32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224
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M31 - Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

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M31 - Andromeda Galaxy

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Dates:Oct. 7, 2019

Frames: 138x300" -24C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.5 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 9.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 3026022

RA center: 0h 42' 42"

DEC center: +41° 16' 21"

Pixel scale: 3.092 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.725 degrees

Field radius: 0.731 degrees


Resolution: 1349x1036

Locations: SkyPi Remote Observatory, Pie Town, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Insight Observatory

Description

The Andromeda Galaxy, also known as Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224 and originally the Andromeda Nebula, is a spiral galaxy approximately 780 kiloparsecs from Earth, and the nearest major galaxy to the Milky Way.

Image processed by Utkarsh Mishra using image data from Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach remote telescope ATEO-2A.

Image set can be subscribed to and downloaded from Insight Observatory's "Starbase" image set repository.

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M31 - Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

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