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Halley's Comet (diafilm, 1985)

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Halley's Comet (diafilm, 1985)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C8 Schmidt-Cassegrain
Imaging Cameras
Olympus OM 1
Mounts
Celestron Equatorial Wedge, Tripod and clock drive · Celestron Dual-axis drive corrector
Software
Noel Carboni's StarSpikes Pro 4 · Elements Photoshop
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C5 Schmidt-Cassegrain

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 15, 1985
Frames:
1x1500" (25') ISO3200
Integration:
25'
Avg. Moon age:
3.34 days
Avg. Moon phase:
12.13%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3592842

Resolution: 2426x1599

Locations: Home, Mestre, Venezia, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

Recent reprocessing of old photos.

Piggy back guiding with C5 (oc. 12,5mm (100x))

Kodak Ektachrome 800-->3200 ISO («P3») (diafilm)

Resampled 66%

The difficulty of driving on the cometary head is clearly visible in the star trails...

In the processing, the final stage of the cometary chase was enhanced,

getting the location of the main stars.

Comments

Revisions

  • Final
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    Original
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    B

Histogram

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