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NGC 891 edge-on galaxy in Andromeda, 



    
        

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NGC 891 edge-on galaxy in Andromeda
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NGC 891 edge-on galaxy in Andromeda

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Lacerta / Skywatcher 8" Newton f4

Imaging cameras:Atik ONE 6.0

Mounts:10 Micron GM1000 HPS

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher 8x50 Finder

Guiding cameras:Atik GP

Focal reducers:GPU f4 Newton coma corrector

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS5 CS5PixInsinght

Filters:Astrodon E-Series 1,25" LAstrodon E-Series 1,25" RGB


Dates:Feb. 15, 2019Feb. 27, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon E-Series 1,25" L: 218x120" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series 1,25" RGB: 60x120" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series 1,25" RGB: 48x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 13.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.37%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3265319

RA center: 2h 22' 33"

DEC center: +42° 20' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.174 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.325 degrees

Field radius: 0.315 degrees


Resolution: 1522x1186

Locations: Rooftop Terrace, Vienna - City Center, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

Edge-on spiral galaxy NGC 891 spans around 100 thousand light-years and is located at a distance of about 30 million light-years away in the constellation Andromeda.

LRGB image with Atik ONE and Lacerta 200/800mm Newton taken from the city center of Vienna in February 2019.

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