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A Better Tracking Fail, 


            Miguel Morales

A Better Tracking Fail

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ

Imaging cameras: Canon T5 Eos 1200D

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  EQMOD EQAscom 1.27L  ·  Cartes Du Ciel  ·  Pixinsight

Dates:July 7, 2016

Frames: 1x150"

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.86%

Resolution: 867x576

Locations: Observatory 51, Quebradillas, Puerto Rico


Here is an improved tracking fail. The exposure was for only 150 seconds so there is an improvement if only for that reason. I have made some adjustments to my mount today that I think will help, I'll give it another try tonight.



A Better Tracking Fail, 


            Miguel Morales

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