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            Connor Matherne
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            Connor Matherne
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Markarian's Chain

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding cameras: Lodestar Autoguider X2

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2


Dates:Jan. 9, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x900" (4h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x900" (4h)
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 19x900" (4h 45') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x900" (4h) bin 1x1

Integration: 16h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 11.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 87.81%


Astrometry.net job: 1841868

RA center: 12h 27' 31"

DEC center: +13° 18' 12"

Pixel scale: 2.100 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 74.679 degrees

Field radius: 1.214 degrees


Resolution: 3326x2504

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest

Description

This was processing #4 of this data set from DSW. Was really happy with how it turned out. Was able to fetch a lot of core details I never noticed in my own edits, or saw in other's edits of the same data.

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Markarian's Chain, 



    
        

            Connor Matherne