M31 - Spiral Galaxy

Andromeda

Galaxy

M31 - Type Sb Galaxy
Date: Dec 30, 2007 Time: 23:50 UTC Location: Haltom City, Tx
Instrument: 106mm f/5 FSQ106N Mount: AP1200GTO Guiding: STL- Internal Guider
Extra Hardware: None Seeing: Good Transparency: Fair
Camera: SBIG STL11000M Filter Wheel: Internal Filter: AstroDon LRGB
Exposure: 5 x 300 Seconds Camera Control: MaximDL 4.11 Processing: MaximDL,Sigma-Reject, PSCS
Image Center: RA 00h 43m 11s, Dec +41d 19m 03s, Pos Angle 0d 40'
Effective Focal Length 530mm ~3.5" per Pixel
Notes: Red Gradient compliments of my neighbors Christmas Lights