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M57 first light QHY8L day 2, 



    
        

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M57 first light QHY8L day 2
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M57 first light QHY8L day 2

M57 first light QHY8L day 2, 



    
        

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M57 first light QHY8L day 2

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Mewlon 210

Imaging cameras: QHY8L

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade ETX-70

Software: QHYCCD EZCAP


Dates:June 25, 2013

Frames: 1x20" (20")

Integration: 20"

Avg. Moon age: 17.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.78%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 102621

RA center: 18h53m35s.0

DEC center: +33°0328

Pixel scale: 0.611 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 130.305 degrees

Field radius: 0.331 degrees


Resolution: 3328x2030

Locations: Home, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Description

Learning curve progress, day 2 with my new camera, now I've got good mount and the sky is cooperative.

Mewlon is 100% collimated so the fun begins.

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M57 first light QHY8L day 2, 



    
        

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