M42 with ASI224MC

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robrj
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M42 with ASI224MC

Post by robrj » Thu Nov 09, 2017 2:58 am

Done on a Celestron 130SLT (Alt/Az) and an ASI224MC with Sharpcap Pro 3.1 Beta. The software is performing well for me. Platesolving works great and is super fast (usually less than 10 seconds).

My computer is a Intel ComputeStick (2nd gen) 2gb ram/32gb storage with 64gb sd card.

(42x8s) Initally ran the gain at 350 for a few frames and then dropped it to 250 for the rest. The lower gain knocked down a lot of the brightness of the core.
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turfpit
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Re: M42 with ASI224MC

Post by turfpit » Thu Nov 09, 2017 8:17 am

Good image there - shows what can be achieved.

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Re: M42 with ASI224MC

Post by felipesg » Thu Nov 09, 2017 3:03 pm

Great Image robrj.

Thanks for sharing.

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