M31 Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Ruzeen Farsad

M31 Andromeda Galaxy

M31 Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Ruzeen Farsad

M31 Andromeda Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 071MC PRO

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.8x reducer

Software: DeepSkyStacker 4.1.1 64bit Deepskystacker  ·  Affinity Photo  ·  AstroPhotography Tool

Filters: Hutech IDAS NGS1


Dates:Oct. 14, 2020

Frames: 224x120" (7h 28')

Integration: 7h 28'

Avg. Moon age: 26.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.97%


Resolution: 1920x1080

Data source: Backyard

Description

I chased and chased a version of M31 that I was happy with. Usually I could never get the nice blue colours to come out, so I developed a technique for addressing the colours galaxies take on when shot with an OSC and a light pollution filter.

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M31 Andromeda Galaxy, 



    
        

            Ruzeen Farsad