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fornax galaxy field, 



    
        

            Nicholas Jones
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA 130

Imaging cameras: FLI Microline ML16200

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software: CCDStack 2

Filters: Astrodon LRGB2

Accessory: Astrodon MonsterMOAG Off-Axis Guider


Dates:Nov. 27, 2016

Frames: 8x360"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.61%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1353089

RA center: 3h 35' 52"

DEC center: -35° 35' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.651 degrees

Field radius: 0.986 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1459

Locations: Heathcote, Victoria, Australia, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia

Description

First light for my ML16200 camera is of a rich galaxy field in Fornax.

Location: Heathcote, Victoria, Australia
Scope: Takahashi 130 TOA NBF refractor, focal length 1000 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Acquisition:
8 x 360 sec on an Astrodon luminance filter
Sensor temp: -30

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