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Thor's Helmet HOO WideField, 



    
        

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Thor's Helmet HOO WideField

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Thor's Helmet HOO WideField, 



    
        

            Nico Augustin
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Thor's Helmet HOO WideField

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics RedCat 51 Petzval APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQM 35 Pro SynScan GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 30mm f/4 Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Software: Aries Productions Astro Pixel Precessor  ·  Topaz Labs DeNoise AI  ·  Photoshop CC

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance

Accessory: Ikarus Technologies StellarMate OS  ·  Raspberry Pi 3 B+


Frames:Optolong L-eNhance: 110x180" (gain: 228.00) 0C

Integration: 5.5 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: 22.00


Astrometry.net job: 3289587

RA center: 7h 18' 38"

DEC center: -13° 14' 11"

Pixel scale: 4.177 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.504 degrees

Field radius: 2.180 degrees


Resolution: 3000x2265

Locations: KAUST Backyard, Thuwal, Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Data source: Traveller

Description

RedCat 51 wide filed from Bortle 7 backyard/balcony. This is from two nights while the seeing became sucessively worse during the second night. Nevertheless, Astro Imaging Processor did a great job in quality-weighted stacking, RGB combination and calibration.

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Description: +1.5 hrs of data and some tweaks in post work

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Thor's Helmet HOO WideField, 



    
        

            Nico Augustin