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            Jean-Marie Locci
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: PlaneWave Instruments Planewave 20" CDK

Imaging cameras: FLI PL6303E

Mounts: Planewave Instruments Ascension 200HR

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS 6

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Gen2  ·  Astrodon RGB filter set


Dates:Feb. 2, 2014

Frames:
Astrodon Luminance Gen2: 3x600" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB filter set: 22x300" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 2.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.62%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 174810

RA center: 5h 46' 48"

DEC center: +0° 5' 2"

Pixel scale: 1.649 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -93.542 degrees

Field radius: 0.423 degrees


Resolution: 4615x3489

Locations: iTelescope Siding Spring, NSW (Australia), Siding Spring, NSW, Australia

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            Jean-Marie Locci