Object Information

Name: The Andromeda Galaxy - M31
Type: Spiral Galaxy
Constellation: Andromeda
Notes: Also in the field are elliptical galaxies M32 and M110

Exposure data

Exposure: LRGB = 400:100:100:100 minutes, 11 hrs 40 min total exposure
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.2
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8300M w/FW5-8300 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -20C
Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Gen 2 LRGB
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: October 7, 8, 9, 10, 2010

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