Image of the day 12/12/2018

    NGC 253 Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Jonathan FERTIL

    NGC 253 Sculptor Galaxy

    Image of the day 12/12/2018

      NGC 253 Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Jonathan FERTIL

      NGC 253 Sculptor Galaxy

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Skywatcher Quattro 10CF
      Imaging Cameras
      ATIK 460ex Mono
      Mounts
      SkyWatcher AZ-EQ6 GT
      Filters
      Baader L RGB Baader
      Accessories
      Skywatcher F/4 coma corrector GPU
      Software
      PixInsight 1.8 Ripley · Photoshop CC
      Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
      Skywatcher Quattro 10CF
      Guiding Cameras
      INova plb-mx2

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      Dec. 8, 2018 ·  Dec. 9, 2018
      Frames:
      Baader L RGB Baader: 264x120" (8h 48') -10°C bin 1x1
      Integration:
      8h 48'
      Darks:
      50
      Flats:
      11
      Bias:
      1001
      Avg. Moon age:
      1.58 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      3.02%
      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
      1.00
      Mean SQM:
      22.30
      Mean FWHM:
      2.20
      Temperature:
      15.00

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2408902

      Resolution: 2700x2126

      Locations: Obstech (El Sauce Observatory), Rio Hurtado, Chile

      Data source: Amateur hosting facility

      Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

      Description

      First Light at El Sauce Observatory !

      L: 174x120s= 5h50

      RGB: 30*120s*3= 3h for RGB

      https://obstech.cl/

      This image is made from a commercial observatory (Obstech) where I work and life, however I take advantage of the very good seeing and make my images for personally fun. my telescope is 5m from me among 25 others.

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      NGC 253 Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

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