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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: North Group 127 ED APO

Imaging cameras: QHY8L

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini II

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA ShortTube 80

Guiding cameras: Orion USA Star Shoot Auto Guider

Software: PHD guiding  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Software Bisque TheSkyX Professionnal

Accessory: Moonlite CF 2" focuser with high resolution stepper


Dates:Aug. 22, 2014

Frames: 42x242" (2h 49' 24")

Integration: 2h 49' 24"

Avg. Moon age: 26.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.46%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3792653

RA center: 5h 38' 56"

DEC center: -69° 25' 12"

Pixel scale: 1.687 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.578 degrees

Field radius: 0.836 degrees


Resolution: 3017x1907

Locations: The Tank Obseratory, Kinglake West, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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