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StuW

A couple while waiting for Jupiter

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While waiting for Jupiter to rise above my roof line I tried some Deepsky targets to try get to grips a little more with the new ASI120MC colour camera.

M57, 30x21sec @ 650x480 Bin2x2, Unguided on 200P-DS+HEQ5, Stacked in RS6, touched up in CS6

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M92 30x7sec @ 650x480 Bin2x2, Unguided on 200P-DS+HEQ5, Stacked in RS6, touched up in CS6

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Not the best, but i'm still getting to grips with this camera and it's really aimed at guiding/lunar/planetary.

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Very nice :) I particularly like M57 :)

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Thanks Gina, I tried looking for M81 aswell, but it wasn't showing anything at all on a 60sec exposure which I found strange as I can see it through the eyepiece. Maybe the IR filter (I was waiting for Jupiter remember) had something to do with it?

Oh Wow! Astrobin just finished the plate solve and i've caught the nucleus of IC1296 aswell!!

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