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Contains:  Great Nebula in Andromeda, M 110, M 31, M 32, NGC 205, NGC 221, NGC 224
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Andromeda 600s ASI, 


            Thilo Frey
Andromeda 600s ASI
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Andromeda 600s ASI

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskop Service Triplet FPL-53 APO 80/480

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: APM APO 107/700

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: TS PHOTOLINE 3" Flattener

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: ZWO Optical LRBG Filters 1.25" + Filter Wheel

Accessory: QHYCCD Polemaster

Dates:Sept. 29, 2016

ZWO Optical B 1.25": 4x300" (gain: 135.00) -20C bin 2x2
ZWO Optical G 1.25": 5x300" (gain: 135.00) -20C bin 2x2
ZWO Optical R 1.25": 5x300" (gain: 135.00) -20C bin 2x2
ZWO optical UV/IR Cut 1.25": 4x600" (gain: 135.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 28.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.17%

Basic astrometry details job: 1285295

RA center: 0h 42' 38"

DEC center: +41° 20' 24"

Pixel scale: 1.609 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.702 degrees

Field radius: 1.304 degrees

Resolution: 4656x3520


Comparison of the ASI 1600 and the Moravian. Same settings, but strong winds had influence on this shots, because the 80/480 is mounted on a Baader Stronghold (adjustable FOW), and some Subs were unusable. The 107/700 is directly mounted on a dual Mount on the EQ8. There no Problem with the wind.



Thilo Frey
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  • Andromeda 600s ASI, 


            Thilo Frey
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    Andromeda 600s ASI, 


            Thilo Frey


Description: new integrated and star reduction

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Andromeda 600s ASI, 


            Thilo Frey