Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6793  ·  The star 8Vul  ·  The star αVul
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A sea of golden stars, 



    
        

            Richard Sweeney
A sea of golden stars
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A sea of golden stars

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 130d

Imaging cameras: Zwo Asi2600mc

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ EQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 130d

Guiding cameras: ZWO AS120MM-Mini

Software: Astro Pixel Processor AstroPixelProcessor  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro


Dates:May 31, 2020June 1, 2020

Frames:
40x180"
60x180" (gain: 1.00) -10C

Integration: 5.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 9.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3588766

RA center: 19h 26' 21"

DEC center: +23° 20' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.802 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.557 degrees

Field radius: 1.856 degrees


Resolution: 6174x4104

Locations: Back Garden, Cork, Ireland

Data source: Backyard

Description

With an absence of astro dark now at my location and an average moon of 70% over the two nights, I'm very happy to have anything resembling an image. For reference the Coathanger Cluster is just one frame to the right of this. Mosaic territory:)

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Description: Slightly increased saturation

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Description: Bayer Drizzle integration

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