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NGC891. Edge on spiral galaxy in Andromeda

NGC891. Edge on spiral galaxy in Andromeda. Distance: 30 million light years. This is pretty much what our own galaxy would look like if seen edge on.

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Filename:MMC_NGC891_C_23092005.jpg
Album name:Mike / Galaxies and Clusters
Rating (3 votes):00000
Link-words:Galaxy
Image date, time and location:23rd Sept 2005 - 22:00 BST
Telescope aperture and focal ratio:Skywatcher ED80 on EQ6 Pro mount. Starlight Xpress SXV-H9 camera. Guided with SXV Guide Head and Skywatcher ST80. Sigma Reject Combined in MaximDL. 35 mins in 5 min subs in Hydrogen Alpha. Started to cloud over as I was doing teh colour channels so will t
Filesize:125 KiB
Date added:Sep 23, 2005
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