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Contains:  The star 34Cyg, The star 40Cyg, The star Sadr (γCyg)
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First light with Redcat 51: Gamma Cygni, 



    
        

            Philippe Renaud
First light with Redcat 51: Gamma Cygni
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First light with Redcat 51: Gamma Cygni

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics RedCat 51 Petzval APO

Imaging cameras: Sony A7S

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Software: Pleaides Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS D2 2" IDAS LPS D2

Accessory: Bahtinov mask Bahatinov Mask  ·  QHY PoleMaster Polemaster


Dates:Sept. 19, 2019

Frames: 196x30"

Integration: 1.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.73%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3498634

RA center: 20h 22' 11"

DEC center: +40° 37' 30"

Pixel scale: 6.991 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 328.736 degrees

Field radius: 4.973 degrees


Resolution: 4256x2848

Locations: Philippe Renaud, Lachapelle Saint Pierre, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

Very first light with the Redcat 51 from my polluted sky, 55 km north of Paris . A classical summer target for this first time from my backyard. Pretty impressed with the results, worth the price.

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First light with Redcat 51: Gamma Cygni, 



    
        

            Philippe Renaud