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Markarian chain/ M87 (EOS 1300D; SW130/650PDS), 



    
        

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Markarian chain/ M87 (EOS 1300D; SW130/650PDS)
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Markarian chain/ M87 (EOS 1300D; SW130/650PDS)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 130/650 PDS

Imaging cameras: Canon 1300D

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ5

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS OPTICS Sucher 8x50

Guiding cameras: Altair GPCAM2 IMX 224

Software: APT - Astro Photography Tool Astro Photography tool  ·  PHD2 Guiding PHD Autoguider Software  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III (Coma Corrector)


Dates:March 31, 2020

Frames: 166x180" ISO800

Integration: 8.3 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~32

Flat darks: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 6.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.50%


Astrometry.net job: 3594896

RA center: 12h 28' 5"

DEC center: +12° 51' 43"

Pixel scale: 2.136 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.917 degrees

Field radius: 1.069 degrees


Resolution: 3000x1994

Locations: Home, Rabenau, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

Canon EOS1300D (unmod.) on Skywatcher 130/650 PDS - modest but OK.
I wanted to get the Markarian chain and M87 into one frame.

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    Markarian chain/ M87 (EOS 1300D; SW130/650PDS), 



    
        

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    C

B

Description: The M87 black hole jet is in there.

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C

Description: There is also a quasar in the field in the upper right: Q1222.9+1334 - ~ mag 18 and over 10 billion ly away.

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Markarian chain/ M87 (EOS 1300D; SW130/650PDS), 



    
        

            Doc_HighCo