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The Andromeda Galaxy

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Observer
Thomas Killestein
Time of observation
28/08/2017 - 00:00
Object
Messier 31
Observing location
Coventry
Equipment
Canon EOS 700D
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro, unguided
Canon EF-S 55-250mm telephoto lens
Exposure
1h 30m of 3m subframes, ISO800
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After a long spell of cloudy nights I finally managed to get out and grab a picture of the Andromeda Galaxy. Next time I might use a slightly longer focal length but the light pollution from my garden made it very hard to pull detail out - a LP filter would definitely help!

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