Andromeda Galaxy

posted: 3067 days ago, on Wednesday, 2009 Aug 26 at 07:51
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, deep sky, Oleg Toumilovitch, Waterberg Planetary Festival.

The Andromeda Galaxy. M110 is at the lower edge (centre) of the frame, while M32 is the bright almost-stellar blob top-left of M31's nucleus. The field of view is 2 across.

Contributor: Oleg Toumilovitch

Equipment: Canon ESO 350, modified 400mm Sigma lens, piggybacked on an 8-inch Cassegrain and guided with the Foton AstroCam.
Date: 2009 August.

nothing more to see. please move along.