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Saturn @16° Altitude 08/27/2020 21:29 UTC, 



    
        

            Falk Schiel

Saturn @16° Altitude 08/27/2020 21:29 UTC

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Quattro 8 S

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI185MC

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ-EQ6 PRO

Software: Pixinsight Pisinsight 1.8  ·  Indilib  ·  firecapture  ·  PIPP - Planetary Imaging PreProcessor  ·  WinJupos  ·  Ekos  ·  KStars  ·  AutoStakkert! 3  ·  SiliconFields StarTool

Filters: Baader Skyglow Neodymium 1.25"

Accessory: APM 2.7 Coma Correcting Barlow  ·  TS Optics ADC


Date: Aug. 27, 2020

Time: 23:29

Frames: 2500

FPS: 66.00000

Focal length: 3800

CMI: 324.00

CMII: 181.10

CMIII: 97.50

Seeing: 2

Transparency: 6


Resolution: 590x480

Locations: Backyard, Nuremberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

My best Saturn this year.

The altitude is the limitation. Looking forward to the years to come to shoot my favourite planet at higher altitudes.



2500 frames out of 40000; 8 bit; drizzle 1.5

Altitude: 16°

Diameter: 17.7"

Visual magnitude: 0.3 mag

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