Click for 100% view - Klicken für 100%-Ansicht
Edge-onl galaxy in Andromeda with very prominent central dust lanes, visual brighntness 10m1, surface brightness 13,1mag/arcmin².
The galaxy is about 30MLyrs deep in space. Field of view of the picture contains several more NGC, PGC and MGC galaxies.
One of the faintest galaxies in this exposure is PGC2192879 with a magnitude of 18m6.
07.12.2015 / December, 07th, 2015
18% moon phase
Optik / Scope:
7,5” Maksutov Newtonian Astrograph f/5.3 with 2” 1:10 Crayford focusser
QHY10 CCD-Camera (APS-C) @ -15°C
9x1500sec total integration time= 3h 45min
Deep Sky Stacker, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6