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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106EDXIII

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106EDXIII

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6.0  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Gen2E Blue  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Green  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Red  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Luminance


Dates:March 1, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon Gen2E Blue: 16x600" (2h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Green: 19x600" (3h 10') bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Luminance: 25x900" (6h 15') bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Red: 18x600" (3h) bin 1x1

Integration: 15h 5'

Avg. Moon age: 21.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1668373

RA center: 5h 48' 33"

DEC center: +0° 19' 44"

Pixel scale: 2.098 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.679 degrees

Field radius: 1.176 degrees


Resolution: 3224x2427

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

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            Jim Matzger