Astrophotography

Dide van den Heuvel

Triangulum Galaxy

Name: Messier 33, M33, or NGC 598
Date: 26 october 2013
Exposure: 3 hours - 23x 8Min ISO400
Telescope: 8" Newton f/3.8 800mm with Robtics coma corrector
Mount: NEQ6-pro, controled by EQmod/CdC, guided by QHY5/9x50 Finder Guider/PHD
Camera: Canon 450D Baader modified, Cool box temp -2c - Sensor temp 8-10c & CLS Filter
Location: Prinsenbeek, The Netherlands

Object Wikipedia information

The Triangulum Galaxy is a spiral galaxy approximately 3 million light years (ly) from Earth in the constellation Triangulum. The Triangulum Galaxy is the third-largest member of the Local Group of galaxies, which includes the Milky Way, the Andromeda Galaxy and about 30 other smaller galaxies.

Messier 33 - Triangulum GalaxyPrinsenbeek NL - 6/10/2013 - 23x 8Min ISO400 - Canon 450Da & CLS filter - 8" Newton f/3.8 800mm - Cool box temp -2c - Sensor temp 8-10c
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