Astrophotography

Dide van den Heuvel

Andromeda Galaxy


Name:
Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224
Date:
28 september 2013
Exposure
: 2 hours - 13x 10Min ISO400
Telescope:
Refractor TS ED APO 90/500 f/5.5 with Robtics flattener
Mount:
NEQ6-pro, controled by EQmod/CdC, guided by QHY5/9x50 Finder Guider/PHD
Camera:
Canon 450D Baader modified, Sensor temp 20c (coolbox off) & CLS Filter
Location:
Prinsenbeek, The Netherlands

Object Wikipedia information

The first picture with the new telescope. The 2 hour exposure time was too short to get a good signal-to-noise ratio but nevertheless the result is not bad. The results bode well for the future!

Messier 31 - AndromedaPrinsenbeek NL - 28/9/2013 - 13x 10Min ISO400 - Canon 450Da & CLS - Refractor TS ED APO 90/500 - Sensor temp 20c
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