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Andromeda

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Andromeda, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Andromeda

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Software: Photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Chroma 3nm HA 50mm  ·  Chroma 50mm L  ·  Chroma 50mm B  ·  Chroma 50mm G  ·  Chroma 50mm R


Dates:Oct. 22, 2020

Frames:
Chroma 3nm HA 50mm: 6x1200" (2h) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm B: 8x300" (40') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm G: 8x300" (40') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm L: 16x180" (48') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm R: 8x300" (40') bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 6.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.84%


Astrometry.net job: 3970413

RA center: 0h 42' 50"

DEC center: +41° 15' 22"

Pixel scale: 5.743 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 170.061 degrees

Field radius: 2.299 degrees


Resolution: 2400x1600

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

Andromeda - M31 shot with the QHY600.

Software used to capture image:
Sequence Generator Pro
PHD2

Software used to edit:
PixInsight
Photoshop

Total data gathered:
(16) Lum @ 180secs - 1x1
(8) R @ 300secs - 1x1
(8) G @ 300secs - 1x1
(8) B @ 300secs - 1x1
(6) Ha @ 1200sec - 1x1

Camera : QHY600 with Readout mode 0 and Gain set to 26 and offset at 76
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4
Mount: AP Mach1GTO

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Andromeda, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle