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Post by astrnmr » Thu Sep 07, 2017 3:36 pm

Object: NGC891 - Edge on Galaxy in Andromeda
Date(s): 08/31/2017
Location: Duenweg, MO
Sky: Clear
Bortle Sky: 5
Telescope: Explore Scientific ES102 Triplet Air-Spaced Refractor
Camera: ASI1600MC-Cooled
Filter Wheel: NA
Filters: NA
Exposure: 60 x 60s
Reducer/Correctors: NA
Mount: iOptron iEQ45-GTN
Guider: Orion Starshoot
Guidescope: Nikon 70-135mm f/3.8 camera lens
Software: SharpCap 3.0 Pro, Adobe PS CS5, PixInsight
Processing: Captured using SharpCap 3.0 Pro. Processed in PixInsight and adjusted in Photoshop.
Catalog NGC-IC size: 4 of 9933 objects
Catalog PGC size: 110 objects inside the image
Notes: There are 114 galaxies located in this image as indicated in the annotated image below.

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Re: NGC891

Post by admin » Thu Sep 07, 2017 8:23 pm

What a fabulous amount of detail - well done!

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Re: NGC891

Post by felipesg » Fri Sep 08, 2017 3:43 pm

Great Image astrnmr

Thanks for Sharing.

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Re: NGC891

Post by astrnmr » Fri Sep 22, 2017 1:40 pm

Thank you both for the comments. I was quite impressed with the 1600OSC and the ability to obtain such detail in short exposures.

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Re: NGC891

Post by George Shepherd » Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:57 am

I have same camera and very new to this with a Meade lx200 10" autostar what would be helpful to me would be the camera settings used to achieve such great pictures Kind Regards George

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Re: NGC891

Post by AstroDude » Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:57 pm

great job i like ngc891. have a look at mine..
CS4_ 300sec ngc891-B2 sm.jpg
CS4_ 300sec ngc891-B2 sm.jpg (74.54 KiB) Viewed 1777 times
NGC 891 183C sm.jpg
NGC 891 183C sm.jpg (64.25 KiB) Viewed 1777 times

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