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NGC 891
Edge On Galaxy

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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NGC Number:
NGC 891

Constellation:
Andromeda

Distance from Earth:
~10 Million Light Years

Visual Magnitude:
10

Size:
13.5 x 2.8 arc minutes

NGC 891

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Date Taken:
8/12/2004

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
RCOS 16" Ritchey-Chretien
Astro-Physics .67x Reducer
Paramount ME
SBIG 10E, NABG
SBIG CFW-8
SBIG AO-8

Exposure Specs:
170 minutes total
Lum: 12x10 min
Red: 3x5 min
Grn: 3x5 min
Blu: 4x5 min

Processed with:
MaximDL v3.0
Adobe Photoshop CS
 

Copyright 2004, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.