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M101 under Heavy light pollution, 





    
        

            Karlov

M101 under Heavy light pollution

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO RC 8"

Imaging camera:Atik 16

Mount:Skywatcher NEQ6-Pro

Guiding telescope or lens:Lunatico Astronomia EZG-60

Guiding camera:The Imaging Source DBK21AU04.AS

Focal reducer:CCDT67

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto Pixinsight Core 1.8

Filter:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Resolution: 698x555

Dates:April 4, 2014

Frames:
Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2: 8x300" bin 1x1
Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2: 1x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~6

Flats: ~11

Bias: ~42

Avg. Moon age: 4.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.68%

Astrometry.net job: 220300

Locations: Observatorio Urbano en Palma de Mallorca, Palma de Mallorca, Balears, Spain

Description

First attempt to image a galaxy from the city using an IDAS LPS filter. It needs more exposition time but clouds came to ruin the night. I need to find a way of image them, as I don't like the results.

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