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            Adam Landefeld
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Andromeda Galaxy Mosaic

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Andromeda Galaxy Mosaic, 



    
        

            Adam Landefeld
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Andromeda Galaxy Mosaic

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 130D

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY 163M

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS2  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [Lum]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]


Dates:Jan. 15, 2021

Frames:
Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]: 38x120" (1h 16') bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]: 37x120" (1h 14') bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [Lum]: 93x120" (3h 6') bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]: 35x120" (1h 10') bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 194x480" (25h 52') bin 1x1

Integration: 32h 38'

Avg. Moon age: 2.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.27%


Astrometry.net job: 4176507

RA center: 0h 42' 57"

DEC center: +41° 17' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.836 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 111.045 degrees

Field radius: 1.773 degrees


Resolution: 5745x3926

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

2 panel mosaic with Ha blended in with red channel and starless Ha blended using a hue/saturation adjustment layer. Winter weather on top of the moon made it quite challenging to get enough LRGB imaging time.

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Description: Removed a hint of green after looking at the image on a few other screens.

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