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A Study of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster - Part 13: 9-Panel Mosaic

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            Timothy Martin & Nic Patridge
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A Study of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster - Part 13: 9-Panel Mosaic

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Z61II APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM25EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50/200 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Focal reducers: William Optics Flat61a Flattener

Software: Topaz Labs DenoiseAI  ·  Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy N.I.N.A. 1.10  ·  Aries Productions Astro Pixel Precessor v1.082  ·  Open PHD Guiding PHD2 2.6.9  ·  Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Topaz Labs Topaz Studio II  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2020

Filters: Optolong CLS 2"

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Powerbox Advanced


Dates:Feb. 19, 2021

Frames:Optolong CLS 2": 1476x120" (49h 12') (gain: 100.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 49h 12'

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 7.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.32%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Astrometry.net job: 4468614

RA center: 12h 30' 39"

DEC center: +11° 32' 17"

Pixel scale: 2.766 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.512 degrees

Field radius: 5.531 degrees


Resolution: 12140x7996

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is an intermediate 9-panel mosaic in the 18-panel mosaic of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster shot on 19 different nights between between February 19, 2021 and April 11, 2021.

(This is Panels 03, 04, 05, 09, 10, 11, 15, 16, and 17 in the mosaic sequence set forth here: https://astrob.in/costym/0/)

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A Study of the Virgo Galaxy Cluster - Part 13: 9-Panel Mosaic, 



    
        

            Timothy Martin & Nic Patridge