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NGC 206 (M31) - 31.10.2014 at 23.50 Pieksämäki Observation number 31509

Visibility Unclassified

Timo Kantola, Ursa (Itä-Suomi)

NGC 206, an open set of bright stars in the Anromeda galaxy about 40 'southwest of the center of the galaxy. Bongas' picture also shows a few a spherical constellation that wears into a galaxy. G76 has a brightness of mag.14.2, G71 has a brightness of mag.17.5.

More M31 sphericals can be spotted: http://www.robgendlerastropics.com/M31NMmosaicglobs.html

Image area 25 'x 19'

I noticed that the nickname photographed the same object a week earlier:

http://www.taivaanvahti.fi/observations/show/31350



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  • Observation target
    • Deep space object
  • Designation
    • NGC 206 (M31)
    • Luokittelematon
  • Constellation
    • Andromeda
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 12.8
Technical information

12 "F4, Atik314L +, IR-cut, MPCC. ASA-DDM60, 100x60sec. Pictures calibrated MunWin, stacked Registax6, end adjustment Phptoshop6.

Comments: 2 pcs
Jouni Raunio - 1.11.2014 at 19.58 Report this

Hienot yksityiskohdat ja laitteisto hyvin hanskassa. Kuvat melkein kuin asuisi itse Andromedassa ja katselisi lähikohteita siellä. Lisää näitä.

Hieno havainto ja kuvat!

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