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The 2020 Jupiter - Saturn Conjunction, 



    
        

            Brent Newton

The 2020 Jupiter - Saturn Conjunction

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging
The 2020 Jupiter - Saturn Conjunction, 



    
        

            Brent Newton

The 2020 Jupiter - Saturn Conjunction

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Nexstar 8SE SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Mounts: Celestron CGEM II

Focal reducers: Celestron Reducer/Corrector f/6.3

Software: Pixinsight  ·  FireCapture  ·  Autostakkert!3 AutoStakkert! 3

Accessory: ZWO Atmospheric Dispersion Corrector (ADC)


Date: Dec. 21, 2020

Time: 18:15

Focal length: 2032


Resolution: 2146x1431

Locations: General Area, Wichita, Kansas, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First of a couple images of the 2020 Jupiter-Saturn conjunction

Jupiter: Gain 300, 1ms Exposure using the top 50% / 3500 frames of 10,000

Saturn: Gain 450, 2ms Exposure using the top 50% / 650 frames of 10,000

(f/6.3 reducer) Jupiter Moons: Gain 300, 1ms Exposure, top 50% / 3500 frames of 10,000

(f/6.3 reducer ) Saturn Moons: Gain 375, 1ms Exposure, top 50% / 2400 frames of 10,000

Stacked in Autostakkert!3, processed in PixInsight, blended together in Photoshop

- Crop

- Linear fit R, B to G

- Restoration Filter

- MMT for sharpening and NR

- Morphological Transformation

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