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M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy: QHY600 First Light, 



    
        

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M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy: QHY600 First Light

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M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy: QHY600 First Light

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130 GTX

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP900GTO CP4

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics QUAD TCC 0.72x

Software: NINA - Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2

Filters: Chroma Red 50mm Unmounted


Dates:Oct. 1, 2019

Frames: 15x180" (45')

Integration: 45'

Avg. Moon age: 3.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.57%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2957688

RA center: 0h 42' 41"

DEC center: +41° 16' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.312 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 195.158 degrees

Field radius: 2.095 degrees


Resolution: 9576x6353

Data source: Backyard

Description

First Light with the QHY600! Only 45 minutes of integration, but a very promising camera.

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M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy: QHY600 First Light, 



    
        

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