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Cosmic Geoff

Jupiter with Europa transit, 6 May

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Got some images of the Europa transit, with C8, ASI120MC, ADC. Processed in Registax6.

Also two other moons.

 I don't see colour in this image at all, either to the eye or in the histograms. It was recorded as a RAW16 .ser file, which I thought would be colour (and Registax gives it a tick for colour). I wondered if I had goofed somewhere.  So tried turning up the colour saturation (2nd image).

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JupiterC01_04_02.jpg

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I was not able to get any decent looking image using Registrax only... It seems Autostakert performs much better for stacking, Registrax for sharpening/wavelets only.

Some tutorials go even 1 step more, they align frames using PIPP, stack in Autostakert, sharpen in Registrax. Give a try one of these methods, - I am sure you will improve the end result 

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I have not noticed any improvement from the 1st PIPP step, but... I use 130PDS with x3 Barlow and ZWO 224MC and my image is quite small. You, probably, may benefit from it. I don't know.

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