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Widefield in Virgo, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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Widefield in Virgo

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Widefield in Virgo, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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Widefield in Virgo

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: WILLIAM OPTICS FLAT 4

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M  ·  Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor


Dates:March 3, 2017

Frames:Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2: 12x300" (1h) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~12

Bias: ~12

Avg. Moon age: 5.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.98%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Astrometry.net job: 1493150

RA center: 12h 31' 26"

DEC center: +13° 17' 11"

Pixel scale: 7.612 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -10.888 degrees

Field radius: 2.451 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1430

Locations: Cloudland Canyon, Trenton, Georgia, United States

Description

Four panel mosaic in the heavily congested Virgo Cluster of Galaxies.

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Widefield in Virgo, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison