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Lynx1971

M45 & C/2015 ER61 (PANSTARRS)

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Comet C/2015 ER61 (PANSTARRS) travelling through Taurus constellation, now passing M45 Pleiades.
I've discovered some reflections from inside the optical train (flattener), but don't know any method to remove it from the image.
Scope: Skywatcher EVOSTAR 80ED DS-Pro
Mount: HEQ5Pro
Camera: QHY168C
Filter Optolong L-PRO MAX Luminosity
Guiding camera: ZWO ASI120MM
Guiding scope: Finderscope 9x50
14x300s exposure at -10°C (70 min total)
binning 1x1
10xdarks
10xbias

 

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I read about this comet the other day but when I was out imaging,do you think I could remember where!!. Thanks for jogging my memory..

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On 8/22/2017 at 19:35, newbie alert said:

I read about this comet the other day but when I was out imaging,do you think I could remember where!!. Thanks for jogging my memory..

Yes..With the brighter objects I have to remove flattener next time.. We're learning constantly.. ;)

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