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M49 and Friends

M49 and Friends, 



    
        

            lefty7283
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M49 and Friends

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TPO 6" f/4 Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 600D / Rebel T3i Modded
Mounts
Orion Sirius EQ-G
Filters
MrStarGuy CLS-CCD 2"
Accessories
Baader MPCC Mark III Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector BaAder MPCC Mark III
Software
Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy · PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Agena 50mm Deluxe Straight-Through Finder / Guide Scope with Helical Focuser
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI 120 MC

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 17, 2018
Frames:
MrStarGuy CLS-CCD 2": 59x300" (4h 55') ISO800
Integration:
4h 55'
Darks:
14
Flats:
50
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
1.51 days
Avg. Moon phase:
2.55%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

RA center: 12h31m08s.16

DEC center: +08°0729.6

Pixel scale: 1.458 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 19.268 degrees

Field radius: 1.184 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4974x3092

Data source: Backyard

Description

Captured on April 17th and 18th, 2018 from a Bortle 5 zone.



**Equipment:**

* TPO 6" F/4 Imaging Newtonian

* Orion Sirius EQ-G

* Canon Rebel T3i (Astro modified)

* Baader MPCC Mark III

* StarGuy 2" CLS-CCD Filter



* Agena 50mm Deluxe Straight-Through Guide Scope

* ZWO ASI-120MC for guiding



**Acquisition:** 4 hours 55 minutes

* Lights- 59x300" at ISO 800

* Darks- 14

* Flats- 50

* Bias- 250



**Capture Software:**

EQMod mount control. Captured using N.I.N.A. and PHD2 for guiding and dithering



* [LVA preprocessing workflow](http://www.lightvortexastronomy.com/tutorial-pre-processing-calibrating-and-stacking-images-in-pixinsight.html)

* DrizzleIntegration

* CanonBandingReduction

* DynamicCrop

* DynamicBackgroundExtraction

* BackgroundNeutralization

* ColorCalibration

* MultiScaleLinearTransform

* ArcsinhStretch

* HistogramTransformation

* ACDNR

* RangeSelection

* [Curves](https://i.imgur.com/zbndEKO.jpg)Transformation

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