M33 11/04/10 12:32am

04 November 2010

We had a brief opening in the clouds last night and I was able to capture about two hours worth of M33 subs.

I thought this came out pretty good considering it was taken from downtown Seattle, Washington.

M33 – Galaxy
27 exposures, with 5-minute subs at ISO 1600
Imaging scope:  Celestron C11 on CGE Mount
Reducers:  Celestron f/6.3 focal reducer
Filters:  Astronomik CLS
Imaging camera:  Canon XS/1000d with heatmirror replace with Baader filter glass
Guide scope:  Vixen ED80SF
Guide camera:  Orion Starshoot Autoguider
Captured with Nebulosity
Guided with PHD
Stacked in DSS