Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda  ·  M 110  ·  M 31  ·  M 32  ·  NGC 205  ·  NGC 221  ·  NGC 224
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M31 The Andromeda Galaxy, 


M31 The Andromeda Galaxy
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M31 The Andromeda Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ED80

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ED80

Guiding cameras: The Imaging Source DMK 21AF04

Focal reducers: William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Tipo II

Software: photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  Nebulosity  ·  Microprojects Equinox Image

Filters: Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter

Accessory: Orion Thin OAG

Dates:Oct. 13, 2013Nov. 5, 2013Nov. 7, 2013Nov. 8, 2013

Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter: 13x900" -15C bin 1x1
Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter: 33x900" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.79%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 164831

RA center: 0h 42' 42"

DEC center: +41° 12' 21"

Orientation: -88.424 degrees

Field radius: 1.629 degrees

Resolution: 3352x2532

Locations: Home, San Rafael, California, United States

Data source: Backyard


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M31 The Andromeda Galaxy,