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Pickering Triangle

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: TS Optics UNC 8" f/4

Imaging camera: Canon EOS 600D astrodon

Mount: ORION Atlas EQG

Guiding telescope or lens: Borg Mini 50mm

Guiding camera: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducer: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: PixInsight

Filter: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS D1

Resolution: 5202x3465

Dates: Aug. 12, 2015

Frames: 31x300"

Integration: 2.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.40% job: 736970

RA center: 312.134 degrees

DEC center: 31.618 degrees

Orientation: 127.266 degrees

Field radius: 0.947 degrees

Locations: Ferme "la batie neuve", La Motte du Caire, Alpes de Haute Provence, France


Post-treatement not finished. I would like to be less aggressive and do a deconvolution of medium stars (like I did with success on small stars). I can also work on colors, making blue parts more visible.





Sky plot

Sky plot


Pickering Triangle, bzizou