Imaging telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ106EDX
Imaging camera: FLI Ml 16803
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO
Guiding telescope or lens: Takahashi FSQ106EDX
Guiding camera: Orion SSAG
Focal reducer: Takahashi .73X Reducer QE
Accessory: FLI CFW-4-5 50mm Square
Dates: Oct. 3, 2013
Integration: 9.0 hours
Avg. Moon age: 27.98 days
Avg. Moon phase: 2.68%
Astrometry.net job: 85757
RA center: 10.576 degrees
DEC center: 41.329 degrees
Pixel scale: 4.706 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: -4.621 degrees
Field radius: 3.637 degrees
A very widefield image of the Andromeda Galaxy using a Tak with the .73x reducer in its place.
What I found most intriguing about this as I processed it is the amount of foreground Ha in the region which completely took me by surprise. I personally think it adds a nice touch to the overall image.
L = L + HaR
R = Ha + R
G = G
B = B
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