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Copernicus, May 31st 2020, 


            Wouter D'hoye

Copernicus, May 31st 2020

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Imaging telescopes or lenses: CFF Telescopes cassegrain 300mm f/20

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 174MM

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  Emil Kraaikamp AutoStakkert! 2.6.6  ·  FIRECAPTURE 2.6 firecapture  ·  Lynkeos

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR pass 685nm

Date:May 31, 2020

Frames: 5000

FPS: 100.00000

Focal length: 6000

Seeing: 3

Transparency: 4

Resolution: 2523x2455

Locations: Home, Zele, Belgium

Data source: Backyard


A strong contrast rendition of Copernicus, my previous images of this majestic crater were with the sun high above the lunar surface. Here with grazing light the view is totally different.



Wouter D'hoye
License: None (All rights reserved)


Copernicus, May 31st 2020, 


            Wouter D'hoye