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Tak FS-60Q - First Light, 



    
        

            Miguel Morales
Tak FS-60Q - First Light
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Tak FS-60Q - First Light

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-60CB

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

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

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Focal reducers: Takahashi FS-60C f/6.2 Flattener

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

Filters: ZWO LUM For ZWO Cameras


Dates:April 1, 2017

Frames: 6x300"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1520022

RA center: 12h 28' 50"

DEC center: +13° 14' 13"

Pixel scale: 8.820 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 19.514 degrees

Field radius: 1.744 degrees


Resolution: 1132x864

Locations: Observatory 51, Quebradillas, Puerto Rico

Description

This is the first light image from my new FS-60Q at f6.1 - Markarian's Chain

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