M31 - The Andromeda Galaxy
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
Catalog: Messier 31

Magnitude:
4.0

Size:
188.8' by 61.5'

Constellation:
Andromeda

Common Name or Description: 
The Great Andromeda Galaxy
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Date Taken:  9/10/04                     Location:  Anza, CA
Equipment: 
Takahashi FSQ106 telescope & SBIG STL 11000 CCD camera
Exposure: 
LRGB = 60/30/20/30
Notes:      
Processed using the LLRGB technique - luminance sub-exposures of 10 minutes each and 5 minutes for each color
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