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Contains:  Andromeda Galaxy, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224
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M31  Andromeda w/ DSLR, L-enHance, L-Pro, 



    
        

            Jeffrey Horne
M31  Andromeda w/ DSLR, L-enHance, L-Pro
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M31 Andromeda w/ DSLR, L-enHance, L-Pro

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED 80

Imaging cameras: Canon 5D Mark II

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6R-PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Deluxe Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider Pro

Focal reducers: Tele Vue Optics Tele Vue 0.8x Focal Reducer/Flattener

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  APT Astro Photography Tool  ·  PHD2  ·  Sharpcap Pro 3.2  ·  Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)

Filters: L-Pro 2"  ·  Optolong L-eNhance 2"


Dates:Sept. 21, 2019Sept. 22, 2019

Frames:
L-Pro 2": 63x180" ISO800
Optolong L-eNhance 2": 28x480" ISO1600

Integration: 6.9 hours

Darks: ~51

Flats: ~53

Bias: ~128

Avg. Moon age: 22.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.16%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 21.50


Astrometry.net job: 3359897

RA center: 0h 42' 35"

DEC center: +41° 16' 58"

Pixel scale: 3.471 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 265.204 degrees

Field radius: 2.106 degrees


Resolution: 3656x2391

Locations: Backyard - Bortle 8, Nashville, TN, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Tried the L-eNhance filter to bring out the hydrogen regions, and it worked wonderfully. Very happy with this, including some new star processing techniques.

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M31  Andromeda w/ DSLR, L-enHance, L-Pro, 



    
        

            Jeffrey Horne