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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy, 



    
        

            Paul Ricker
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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Apertura 60EDR

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MM-Pro

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 50 mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5-III 178M

Software: StarTools  ·  Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Photoshop CC

Filters: ZWO new B  ·  ZWO new G  ·  ZWO new R  ·  ZWO new L

Accessory: ZWO EFW Mini  ·  Apertura Field Flattener


Dates:Aug. 16, 2020Aug. 18, 2020Nov. 13, 2020

Frames:
ZWO new B: 14x300" (gain: 100.00) -5C bin 1x1
ZWO new G: 14x300" (gain: 100.00) -5C bin 1x1
ZWO new L: 15x300" (gain: 100.00) -5C bin 1x1
ZWO new R: 14x300" (gain: 100.00) -5C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 27.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.53%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.55


Astrometry.net job: 4017709

RA center: 1h 33' 51"

DEC center: +30° 39' 35"

Pixel scale: 1.350 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.407 degrees

Field radius: 0.783 degrees


Resolution: 3316x2542

Locations: Champaign-Urbana Astronomical Society dark site, Champaign, IL, United States; Backyard, Champaign, IL, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

M33, the Triangulum Galaxy, third largest member of the Local Group after the Milky Way and Andromeda. Hosts the huge HII region NGC 604.

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M33 - Triangulum Galaxy, 



    
        

            Paul Ricker