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Observation by Andrew Paterson: Two Galaxies by Compact Camera

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Andrew Paterson

Observer

Andrew Paterson

Observed

2019 Sep 08 - 02:00

Uploaded

2019 Sep 08 - 10:46

Objects

The Triangulum Galaxy (M33)
The Andromeda Galaxy (M31)

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Constellation

Andromeda

Field centre

RA: 01h21m
Dec: +39°14'
Position angle: +25°15'

Field size

24° × 19°

Equipment
  • Canon Powershot G7X
Exposure

15s F1.8 ISO 1250

Location

Les Touches-de-Périgny

Target name

M31 and M33

Title

Two Galaxies by Compact Camera

About this image

A cropped section of a widefield view of the sky taken with a compact camera showing the Andromeda Galaxy to the right and the Triangulum Galaxy fainter towards the lower left.  The large size of the Andromeda Galaxy is very obvious.

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