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Nov 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
07:46 18:04
Blurry due to bad focus, but my first image with the mono ASI1600 (coming from a modded 1100D) and with LRGB filters. I was so blown away by the sensitivity and detail, I had to post it anyway.
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Whirlpool Galaxy, Astrophotography by garth


  • Imaging telescope / lens: Astro-Tech Newtonian 153/610 mm AT6IN
  • Imaging camera: ZWO Optical ASI1600MM-C (CMOS)
  • Mount: Equatorial Orion Atlas EQ6
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Orion Refractor 50/152 mm
  • Guiding camera: Orion Starshoot
  • Accessories: Filter wheel ZWO Optical
  • Processed with: PixInsight (Pleiades Astrophoto) 1.8
    APT (Astro Photography Tool) 3.3.3
    PHD Guiding (Stark Labs) 2.8
    Cartes du Ciel

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  • Image Size: 1,024 x 616 pixels

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