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M60 / M59 trial short exposure, 



    
        

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M60 / M59 trial short exposure

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M60 / M59 trial short exposure

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200 8" GPS

Imaging cameras: Atik Cameras Atik 383 L+ Color

Mounts: Meade Equatorial Wedge on Tripod

Software: Fitswork4


Dates:April 18, 2020

Frames: 35x10" (5' 50") -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 5' 50"

Darks: 20

Bias: 10

Avg. Moon age: 25.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.06%

Temperature: 7.00


Astrometry.net job: 3431682

RA center: 12h 42' 52"

DEC center: +11° 35' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.582 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.388 degrees

Field radius: 0.332 degrees


Resolution: 3301x2444

Locations: Home Observatory, Syke, Niedersachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Test run of sort of "lucky imaging" using CCD cam 10s per image. Unguided.

Reason: lack of a good (<=mgn 9) guiding star and also wind-shear.

I tried to get both M60/M59 at once.

To get more details, I should take not less than 300 of 10 sec subs.

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