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M59 M60

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Dobson, 8"/f6

Imaging cameras: Canon 1100D

Mounts: NEQ6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Beroflex 500mm/f8

Guiding cameras: Samsung SCB-2000

Software: Star Tools  ·  PHD Guiding


Dates:May 25, 2014

Frames: 16x600" (2h 40') ISO800

Integration: 2h 40'

Darks: 3

Flats: 20

Avg. Moon age: 26.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.45%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 287130

RA center: 12h 42' 45"

DEC center: +11° 34' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.775 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 39.096 degrees

Field radius: 0.617 degrees


Resolution: 620x402

Locations: Siegen, Germany, Siegen, NRW, Germany

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M59 M60, 



    
        

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