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Markarian's Chain

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore scientific N208CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI ASI1600 MM cooled

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Uniguide 50/200mm WO 50/200mm

Guiding cameras: ASI120MM Mini

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  PixInsight  ·  NINA NIGHTTIME IMAGING 'N' ASTRONOMY  ·  Topaz AI Denoise AI  ·  Phd2  ·  SharpCap Pro Sharcap Pro  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Astrodon 1.25" LRGB

Accessory: Explore scientific HR Coma Corrector


Dates:April 3, 2021

Frames: 230x120" (7h 40')

Integration: 7h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 21.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.22%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4375324

RA center: 12h 26' 21"

DEC center: +12° 53' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.906 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.128 degrees

Field radius: 0.603 degrees


Resolution: 3636x3130

Data source: Backyard

Description

Close up of Markarian's Chain

Equipment:

Camera: ASI1600MM w/ ZWO EAF, EFW

Filters: Astrodon E-series LRGB 1.25"

Scope: Explore Scientific N208CF f/4 Newt

Mount: SW EQ6-R

Guidecam: ASI120 mini

Guidescope: SVBONY 50mm

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Image details:

65x120" Luminance, Gain 139, -15c

55x120" Red, Gain 139, -15c

55x120" Green, Gain 139, -15c

55x120" Blue, Gain 139, -15c

7.6 hrs total

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Acquisition/Edits:

NINA, SharpCap, PHD2, Astro Pixel Processor, Pixinsight, Topaz AI

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