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Image of the day 12/05/2020

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Squid and Seahorse, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Squid and Seahorse

Image of the day 12/05/2020

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Squid and Seahorse, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Squid and Seahorse

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Software: Aries Productions Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  Photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm  ·  Chroma 3nm HA 50mm  ·  Chroma 50mm L  ·  Chroma 50mm B  ·  Chroma 50mm G  ·  Chroma 50mm R


Frames:
Chroma 3nm HA 50mm: 138x1200" (46h) bin 1x1
Chroma 3nm OIII 50mm: 38x1200" (12h 40') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm B: 51x300" (4h 15') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm G: 57x300" (4h 45') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm L: 128x180" (6h 24') bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm R: 64x300" (5h 20') bin 1x1

Integration: 79h 24'


RA center: 21h02m27s.299

DEC center: +60°1048.88

Pixel scale: 6.738 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.783 degrees

Field radius: 2.983 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2000x2485

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

This is a 2 panel mosaic of Flying Bat/Squid and Seahorse Nebula.

Camera : QHY600 with Readout mode 0 and Gain set to 26

Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Mount: AP Mach1GTO

Each Panel is made up of the following:

(69) Ha @ 1200s - 1x1

(64) Lum @ 180secs - 1x1

(32) R @ 300secs - 1x1

(approx. 32) G @ 300secs - 1x1

(approx. 32) B @ 300secs - 1x1

And the panel with Squid is (3 OIII @ 1200s - 1x1

This was shot from the remote observatory in Marathon, TX at the Marathon Motel and RV Park.

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Squid and Seahorse, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle