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M78 - RASA 11 + QHY367C First Light Test, 



    
        

            Jarrett Trezzo
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M78 - RASA 11 + QHY367C First Light Test

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M78 - RASA 11 + QHY367C First Light Test, 



    
        

            Jarrett Trezzo
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M78 - RASA 11 + QHY367C First Light Test

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 11" Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5III178M

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5  ·  PHD2  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Corel Paint Shop Pro 2018

Filters: Astronomik L2 UV/IR Cut

Accessory: Rigel Systems Stepper Motor  ·  Spike-a Flat Fielder  ·  Baader Planetarium UFC  ·  QHYCCD PoleMaster  ·  MoonLite Mini V2 Controller


Dates:Dec. 30, 2018

Frames: 64x60" (1h 4')

Integration: 1h 4'

Avg. Moon age: 23.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.18%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.75


Astrometry.net job: 2968521

RA center: 5h 46' 50"

DEC center: +0° 33' 52"

Pixel scale: 1.625 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -84.807 degrees

Field radius: 1.905 degrees


Resolution: 7066x4616

Locations: Backyard, Parrish, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my first test with the RASA collimated. I am still having issues with flats over correcting for some reason though, so this is slightly cropped. One of those things that drives you nuts!

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