Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
Milky way eastern mosaic, 



    
        

            Kamil
Milky way eastern mosaic
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 30mm f2.8

Imaging cameras: Sony Alpha 6000

Mounts: Celestron AVX Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM ZWO 120

Software: Mark Shellys Bulb Rock (sony remote acquisition)  ·  APT  ·  PixInsight 1.8.5 PixInsight


Dates:May 17, 2018June 13, 2018

Frames:
16x500" ISO100
25x300" ISO200

Integration: 4.3 hours

Darks: ~50

Bias: ~120

Avg. Moon age: 15.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.89%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 9.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2208855

RA center: 18h 16' 47"

DEC center: -24° 17' 27"

Pixel scale: 25.491 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.412 degrees

Field radius: 32.507 degrees


Resolution: 8472x3540

Locations: Rikes farm, near moloto, Gauteng, South Africa

Data source: Traveller

Description

2 panel mosaic taken from rural Pretoria, images taken on new moons in May and June of 2018. This image will grow as i get opportunity of sky to grow it. The image from June contains comet c/2016 M1 Panstars, it is located between the two bright stars of Kaus Australis and Ascella.

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  • Final
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    C

B

Description: marked position of comet.

C

Description: revised a star mask for color processing.

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Milky way eastern mosaic, 



    
        

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