Mars UTC

CM1: 303.20°

CLat: -12.70°

Description

The last RGB photo of Mars for the night. Seeing continued to be great.

Notes:

  • The NPH is peeking over the limb.
  • Part of Sinus Meridiani is completely obscured by airborne dust.
  • Syrtis Major is past the CM.
  • An especially thick cloud of dust is obscuring Hellas Basin and the surrounding area.
  • The SPC is partly obscured by airborne dust.

Equipment

ZWO ASI290MM

Celestron C14 EdgeHD

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Location=Cibolo, TX, USA
Scope=Celstron C14 EdgeHD
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=R
Profile=Mars
Diameter=23.08"
Magnitude=-2.55
CM=302.3°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=8250mm (F/23)
Resolution=0.07"
Filename=2018-07-14-0802_1-EC-R-Mars.ser
Date=140718
Start=080051.647
Mid=080206.651
End=080321.656
Start(UT)=080051.647
Mid(UT)=080206.651
End(UT)=080321.656
Duration=150.009s
Date_format=ddMMyy
Time_format=HHmmss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=19104
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=428x414
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=127
Shutter=5.336ms
Gain=210 (35%)
AutoGain=off
FPS=100 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
HighSpeed=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
USBTraffic=40 (off)
AutoExposure=off
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=98
Histogramm=38%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.73
Limit=150 Seconds
Sensor temperature=33.6°C
Focuser position=2049