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Large Magellanic Cloud - Widefield, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
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Large Magellanic Cloud - Widefield

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Large Magellanic Cloud - Widefield, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
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Large Magellanic Cloud - Widefield

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon 50mm f/1.8
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY183C
Mounts
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro Synscan Heq5pro
Accessories
Astromechanics Adapter
Software
SGP

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 6, 2019
Frames:
40x180" (2h)
Integration:
2h
Avg. Moon age:
9.23 days
Avg. Moon phase:
69.16%

RA center: 04h50m26s.80

DEC center: -70°1814.9

Pixel scale: 9.634 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 12.897 degrees

Field radius: 8.874 degrees

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Resolution: 5528x3675

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light with my new QHY183C, Astromechanics adapter and Canon 50mm f.18 lens. I stopped the lens down to f2.8 and managed 2 hours of 3 minute frames using Gain 50 and Offset 10 cooled to -15C. Not sure on the colour balance and the framing was clearly off.

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Large Magellanic Cloud - Widefield, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock