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Image of the day 01/06/2013

    Comet C/2012 K5 (LINEAR) @ 08:08:00 01/03/2013 UTC, 





    
        

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    Comet C/2012 K5 (LINEAR) @ 08:08:00 01/03/2013 UTC

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech AT10RC

    Imaging camera:SBIG STT 8300M

    Mount:Losmandy G11

    Guiding telescope or lens:Astro-Tech AT10RC

    Guiding camera:SBIG STT 8300M

    Software:Microprojects Equinox ImagePixInsightAstroTortillaAstrometry.net

    Filter:Astrodon Lum G2E

    Accessory:SBIG STT-FW8

    Resolution: 1230x936

    Dates:Jan. 3, 2013

    Frames: 21x60"

    Integration: 0.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 20.46 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 67.55%

    Locations: Casa de Rob, Oakland, CA, United States

    Description

    21 x 60s
    calibrated / initial registration in Pixinsight 1.7
    comet registration in DeepSkyStacker 3.3.3 beta 47, exported registered images
    comet-registered images stacked in Pixinsight 1.7 (very restrictive pixel rejection)
    FFT -> erase diagonal lines -> Inverse FFT (remove remaining star streaks)

    star-registered images stacked in Pixinsight 1.7 + DBE

    images combined with pixelmath (max(stars,comet)
    histogram tweaks, curves

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    Comet C/2012 K5 (LINEAR) @ 08:08:00 01/03/2013 UTC, 





    
        

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