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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco
M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)
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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)

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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco
M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)
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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 130/650 PDS Newton

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Celestron CG-5

Focal reducers: GPU Aplanatic Koma Korrector

Software: SharpCap Sharcap 2.9  ·  Gimp 2.9  ·  Pisinsight 1.8

Filters: Astronomik L 31mm 2c

Accessory: ZWO EFWmini


Dates:June 24, 2017

Frames:Astronomik L 31mm 2c: 18x90" (27') (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 27'

Darks: 256

Bias: 512

Avg. Moon age: 0.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.23%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1635533

RA center: 13h29m50s.9

DEC center: +47°1427

Pixel scale: 1.219 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.253 degrees

Field radius: 0.981 degrees


Resolution: 4625x3490

Locations: Casa rural Candela, Cañamero, Cáceres, Spain

Description

The first light of my new reflector. Luminance only.

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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco

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