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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS PhotoLine 60/360mm f/6 FPL53 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC-Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQM 35 Pro SynScan GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Wiliam Optics Unicode 32mm Red

Guiding cameras: ToupTek GPCMOS02000KPA

Software: Adobe Photoshop  ·  Distinct Solutions Ltd. Astro Photography Tool  ·  Craig Stark PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sky-Watcher SynScanPro  ·  Luc Coiffier's DeepSky Stacker  ·  Adobe Lightroom Classic

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance 2"

Accessory: TS Photo Flattener-60ED  ·  SkyWatcher SynScan Wi-Fi Adapter


Dates:March 5, 2021

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 90x60" (1h 30') (gain: 120.00)

Integration: 1h 30'

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 21.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.49%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4328556

RA center: 5h 36' 3"

DEC center: -5° 24' 43"

Pixel scale: 2.581 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 326.337 degrees

Field radius: 1.763 degrees


Resolution: 4070x2760

Locations: Balcony, Berlin, Germany

Data source: Backyard

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