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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS60-CB

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 100D Défiltré partiel

Mounts: Astrotrac TT320X AG travel system

Focal reducers: Takahashi Correcteur F/6,2

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  BackyardEOS  ·  PixInsight 1.8 PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS

Accessory: Feathertouch FTF2020


Dates:Oct. 25, 2015

Frames: 15x60" (15')

Integration: 15'

Avg. Moon age: 12.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.07%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 827482

RA center: 05h34m24s.7

DEC center: -05°1814

Pixel scale: 2.369 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.668 degrees

Field radius: 1.974 degrees


Resolution: 5004x3308

Data source: Backyard

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