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Small Magellanic Cloud - Esprit 80 First Light, 



    
        

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Small Magellanic Cloud - Esprit 80 First Light

Small Magellanic Cloud - Esprit 80 First Light, 



    
        

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Small Magellanic Cloud - Esprit 80 First Light

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 80ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ EQ6

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM

Software: SharpCap Pro  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  PHD 2  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Green  ·  Blue  ·  Red


Dates:Oct. 31, 2018Nov. 1, 2018Nov. 2, 2018

Frames:
Blue: 20x240" (1h 20') (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
Green: 22x240" (1h 28') (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
Red: 21x240" (1h 24') (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO Luminance: 21x420" (2h 27') (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 39'

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 23.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.05%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Astrometry.net job: 2346985

RA center: 0h 56' 23"

DEC center: -72° 27' 51"

Pixel scale: 3.800 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.560 degrees

Field radius: 1.497 degrees


Resolution: 2277x1692

Locations: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; Beaudesert, Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

You buy a new telescope and it is rainy for a month. Well that month is over and I now have an image :-)

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Small Magellanic Cloud - Esprit 80 First Light, 



    
        

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