Object Information

Name: The Pinwheel Galaxy - M33
Type: Galaxy
Constellation: Triangulum

Exposure data

Exposure: LRGB = 220:100:100:100 minutes
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: -15C
Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Gen 2 LRGB
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: September 13, 15, 16, 17, 2012
Notes: Image was published in the Gallery section of the March 2013 issue of Sky & Telescope magazine

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© Chris Cook 2012