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            andrea tasselli
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M60 RGB (OSC)

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M60 RGB (OSC), 



    
        

            andrea tasselli
M60 RGB (OSC)
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M60 RGB (OSC)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Revelation 100mm f/6 ED Refractor · Custom Build LZOS 80 mm
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D5100 Full Spectrum Modded
Mounts
Celestron CI-700
Filters
Baaader Baader Semi-APO Filter
Accessories
Hotech 2" SCA Self-Centering Field Flattener
Software
PHD2 Guiding PHD2 2 · APT · Pleiades Astrophoto PinInsight 1.8.8-x
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Chinese 60/240 achromat 60/240 guider
Guiding Cameras
starlight xpress SXV-H9

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 19, 2021 ·  March 12, 2021 ·  March 16, 2021 ·  March 20, 2021 ·  April 3, 2021 ·  April 6, 2021
Frames:
112x180" (5h 36') ISO200 bin 1x1
Baaader Baader Semi-APO Filter: 99x120" (3h 18') ISO200 bin 1x1
Integration:
8h 54'
Avg. Moon age:
15.07 days
Avg. Moon phase:
30.84%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5020537

RA center: 12h43m47s.8

DEC center: +11°3238

Pixel scale: 1.651 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 83.292 degrees

Field radius: 1.323 degrees

Resolution: 4748x3280

Locations: Home, Lincoln, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

My last attempt of making some use of the venerable 80mm APO (LZOS optics). I guessed I had nothing to lose into trying further eperimentation but obviously galaxies are nowhere near its forte (well, not much is really).

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M60 RGB (OSC), 



    
        

            andrea tasselli