NGC 891 in Andromeda

Right Ascension = 02h 22m 57.7s (h:m:s), Declination = +42 21' 00 (deg:m:s)
Magnitude = 10.0, Size = 14 X 2 arc minutes

 NGC 891 a edge on barred spiral galaxy in Andromeda

Optics: Takahashi FS-102 4" Flourite refractor
Adapter: none (f8)
Date: 02/27/2006    Time: 02:28:00 UTC
Exposure: 3 Red + Green + Blue of 5 minutes each
Resolution: 800 x 600, Binned 2x2
Guiding: ST-2000XM Built in TC237 guider and AO-7
Acquisition: SBIG ST-2000XM camera
Mount: Losmandy G-11 with Gemini GOTO
Software: SBIG CCDOPS ver 5.41B6NT
notes: Autodark added to each image. hot and cold pixel removal, soft DDP, stacked in CCDSoft

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© , 2006
Last edited:9/4/2006, by Don Lewis, Wye Mountain Observatory