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IC1396 LRGB- Powernewt First Light, 





    
        

            Chris R White
IC1396 LRGB- Powernewt First Light

IC1396 LRGB- Powernewt First Light

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Boren-Simon PowerNewt 8

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mount:Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm Guide Scope with helical focusing

Guiding camera:Orion SSAG Pro Mono

Focal reducer:ASA 2" Reducer 0,73

Software:PixInsight

Filters:RedBlueGreenIDAS LPS D1

Resolution: 2542x3813

Dates:Sept. 24, 2016

Frames:
Blue: 80x30" (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1
Green: 80x30" (gain: 76.00) -20C
IDAS LPS D1: 450x30" (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1
Red: 80x30" (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.8 hours

Darks: ~40

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 23.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Astrometry.net job: 1548234

RA center: 324.058 degrees

DEC center: 57.676 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.287 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.438 degrees

Field radius: 0.819 degrees

Description

First light with 8" Powernewt. I LOVE being able to image with such a large (and fast) aperture. I've got a lot to learn about perfecting collimation, so please excuse my ugly shaped stars. C&C welcome.

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