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Fornax Cluster, 



    
        

            Joel Bladen
Fornax Cluster
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Fornax Cluster

Fornax Cluster, 



    
        

            Joel Bladen
Fornax Cluster
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Fornax Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF APO Triplet Refractor

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600 MM-Cooled

Mounts: Sky watcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ST80

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM

Software: Sequence Generator Pro, PHD2, Pixinsight

Filters: Astronomik Green  ·  Astronomik Blue  ·  Astronomik Red


Dates:Nov. 10, 2018

Frames:
Astronomik Blue: 15x120" (30') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Green: 15x120" (30') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Red: 15x120" (30') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 30'

Darks: 50

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 2.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.42%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3481378

RA center: 03h35m46s.8

DEC center: -35°4828

Pixel scale: 1.636 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.799 degrees

Field radius: 1.326 degrees


Resolution: 4656x3520

Locations: Beaudesert Field, Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Another image taken last night with the ED80T of the Fornax Cluster. This one is in RGB with 15x120s subs for each filter, before the clouds set in again.

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Fornax Cluster, 



    
        

            Joel Bladen