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  M31 Andromeda.jpg -  M31     NGC0224     Andromeda Galaxy   distance: 2.5 Mly     actual size: 140,000 ly x 45,000 ly     image size: 150'x150'  FLI PL-16803 camera     FSQ-106EDX III scope @ 530mm  (f/5)     AP900 mount 31.5 hour total exposure     HaLRGB 470:180:500:370:370 subs 10:10:10:10:10 binned 1:1:2:2:2     (3.49" per pixel unbinned)   Guiding with ST-402XME camera on 2.8" Pronto scope @ 475mm (f/6.8)   The Andromeda Galaxy is the closest spiral galaxy to our own and the largest in the Local Group. It has about a trillion stars, several times that contained in the Milky Way. Although larger, recent studies indicate that the Milky Way may be more massive when including dark matter. The Andromeda Galaxy is visible to the naked eye under dark skies. Although photos show it’s more than 6 times as wide as the full moon, only the central region is visible with the naked eye. There are also 2 dwarf elliptical galaxies, M32 and M110, in this image that are satellites of the Andromeda Galaxy.   
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M31     NGC0224     Andromeda Galaxy

distance: 2.5 Mly     actual size: 140,000 ly x 45,000 ly     image size: 150'x150'

FLI PL-16803 camera     FSQ-106EDX III scope @ 530mm (f/5)     AP900 mount
31.5 hour total exposure     HaLRGB 470:180:500:370:370 subs 10:10:10:10:10 binned 1:1:2:2:2     (3.49" per pixel unbinned)
Guiding with ST-402XME camera on 2.8" Pronto scope @ 475mm (f/6.8)

The Andromeda Galaxy is the closest spiral galaxy to our own and the largest in the Local Group. It has about a trillion stars, several times that contained in the Milky Way. Although larger, recent studies indicate that the Milky Way may be more massive when including dark matter. The Andromeda Galaxy is visible to the naked eye under dark skies. Although photos show it’s more than 6 times as wide as the full moon, only the central region is visible with the naked eye. There are also 2 dwarf elliptical galaxies, M32 and M110, in this image that are satellites of the Andromeda Galaxy.

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