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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Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon
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Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon

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Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon
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Andromeda Galaxy at the New Moon

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Focal reducers: StellarVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: RC Astro GradientXTerminator  ·  Incanus Ltd. APT AstroPhotograhy Tool  ·  DeepSkyColors HLVG (Hasta La Vista Green)  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Astra Image  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Open PHD PHD2 Guiding  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set

Filters: Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter


Dates:Oct. 28, 2019

Frames:Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter: 84x180" (4h 12') (gain: 55.00) -20C

Integration: 4h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 0.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.17%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3220268

RA center: 0h 42' 56"

DEC center: +41° 15' 18"

Pixel scale: 1.277 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 259.536 degrees

Field radius: 1.095 degrees


Resolution: 5068x3524

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I had previously captured M31 in 2017 with my DSLR. This October, I got the rare, precious gift of a clear night under a new moon! I chose to try for Andromeda once more, but now with my ASI183MC Pro. I'm very pleased with the result with a little over 4 hours of integration.

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