Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 33  ·  NGC 598  ·  Triangulum galaxy
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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy, 


            James Hixon
M33 - Triangulum Galaxy
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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Nikon D7000

Mounts: Celestron Celesrtron AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50 mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD2

Filters: Optolong L-Pro

Dates:Sept. 27, 2019Nov. 25, 2019

37x180" ISO200
107x60" ISO200

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3086983

RA center: 1h 33' 50"

DEC center: +30° 39' 32"

Pixel scale: 2.119 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.139 degrees

Field radius: 0.754 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1600

Locations: John Glenn Astronomy Park, Logan, Ohio, United States

Data source: Traveller


Added nearly 2 hours of data to the data from my previous M33. The background was really splotchy, and a pain to edit out. I may be done with this for the season, but we'll see.



James Hixon
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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy, 


            James Hixon