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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory
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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://ww.deepskywest.com
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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

            Deep Sky West (Lloyd)
M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory
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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://ww.deepskywest.com

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Physics 175mm Starfire f/8 EDF
Imaging Cameras
Finger Lakes Instrumentation PL 16070
Mounts
Astro-Physics 1600 with Absolute Encoders
Filters
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 · Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2
Accessories
DewBuster Dew Controller · Interactive Astronomy Sky Alert · Astrodon Monster MOAG · Interactive Astronomy Sky Eye · Alnitak Flip flat · M1OASYS M!OASYS
Software
Software Bisque The Sky X Pro · PixInsight 1.8 · Focus Max · Cyanogen Maxim DL5 ver. 5.24
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Physics 175mm Starfire f/8 EDF
Guiding Cameras
Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 30, 2017
Frames:
Integration:
14h
Avg. Moon age:
6.88 days
Avg. Moon phase:
44.64%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1636282

RA center: 18h02m42s.2

DEC center: -22°5819

Pixel scale: 1.055 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -75.718 degrees

Field radius: 0.844 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1210

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Obsevatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

First posted image from our new A-P 175 Starfire EDF Refractor. This thing is a work of art. Mated with it's perfect match: an A-P 1600GTO LAE.

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M20 - "New" A-P 175 Refractor - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

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