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M44 - Beehive Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVR90T Raptor

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Paramount MyT Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Magnificent Mini Autoguider

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2 Lodestar x2

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8 FF&R SFFR90-25

Software: Russell Croman GradientXTerminator  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop Carboni's Astronomy Tools  ·  Nebulosity 3  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS3 Photoshop CS3

Filters: ZWO New L 1.25"  ·  ZWO New R 1.25"  ·  ZWO New G 1.25"  ·  ZWO New B 1.25"

Accessory: ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)


Dates:Feb. 8, 2019

Frames:
ZWO New B 1.25": 15x60" (15') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO New G 1.25": 15x60" (15') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO New L 1.25": 9x60" (9') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO New R 1.25": 14x60" (14') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 53'

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 3.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.40%


Astrometry.net job: 3256379

RA center: 8h 39' 57"

DEC center: +19° 41' 2"

Pixel scale: 1.603 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.837 degrees

Field radius: 1.294 degrees


Resolution: 4637x3504

Locations: Home, San Dimas, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Experimenting with guiding the MYT mount.

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