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31/10/2014

THE ANDROMEDA GALAXY  M31

The Andromeda Galaxy, also known as Messier 31, M31, or NGC 224, is a spral galaxy approximately 2.5 millionlight years from Earth, and the nearest major galaxy to the Milky Way. Its name stems from the area of the sky in which it appears, the constellation of Andromeda.

Equipment:

Telescope: SW200p

Mount: EQ5

Guide: None

Camera: Canon EOS 450d

15 x 60 second