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Contains:  NGC 5477, M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 OnStep EQ6, 


M101 OnStep EQ6

M101 OnStep EQ6

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO Newton 150/900

Imaging camera:Nikon D40

Mount:OnStep EQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 80/400 Achromatic Refractor

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI174MM

Resolution: 2468x1645

Dates:May 29, 2019

Frames: 12x600" ISO200 10C

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~12

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 24.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.33%

Temperature: 20.00 job: 2791277

RA center: 210.758 degrees

DEC center: 54.375 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.759 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.973 degrees

Field radius: 0.725 degrees

Data source: Traveller


First work with Instein OnStep drive for EQ6 i made. guding speed was set to 1x, both AR and DEC axis corrections. All comunication with mount including guiding has been made throught WiFi.
12 consecutive shots of 600" each, all of them was valid frames.



License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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M101 OnStep EQ6,