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Comet 21/P Giacobini-Zinner, 


            Vincent Bchm
Comet 21/P Giacobini-Zinner
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Comet 21/P Giacobini-Zinner

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon Unfiltered EOS 500D/Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Orion HDX110 EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5.0

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 EOS

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III

Dates:Sept. 14, 2018

Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 EOS: 111x30" ISO1600
Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 EOS: 1x60" ISO1600

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.22%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3497851

RA center: 6h 3' 24"

DEC center: +26° 34' 55"

Pixel scale: 0.962 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 160.544 degrees

Field radius: 0.679 degrees

Resolution: 4300x2705

Data source: Backyard


September 14, 2018, between 05:52 and 08:23 UT

From Locoal-Mendon (Brittany)

Orion 10" f/3.9, HDX110 EQ-G, Unfiltered EOS 500D, ST80, SSAG

Acquisition : Astro Photography Tool, PHD Guiding
Processing : PixInsight
Addition of 112 images (1x60s, 111x30s, ISO1600, f/3.9)

FoV : 1°09'x43'




Vincent Bchm
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

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Comet 21/P Giacobini-Zinner, 


            Vincent Bchm