Mars UTC

CM1: 263.30°

CLat: -18.40°

Description

Third consecutive morning of imaging Mars. Although the air temperature was similar during all three imaging sessions, it was nice not to endure a chilly breeze while capturing this image.

Notes:

  • Hellas Basin and Syrtis Major are approaching the central meridian.

Equipment

Celestron C8 EdgeHD

ZWO ASI224MC

Celestron 2x

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Camera=ZWO ASI224MC
Filter=RGB
Profile=Mars
Diameter=6.99"
Magnitude=0.60
CM=262.2°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=7400mm (F/20)
Resolution=0.10"
Filename=2020-04-16-1134_3-EC-RGB.ser
Date=2020_04_16
Start=11_33_33.557
Mid=11_34_18.558
End=11_35_03.559
Start(UT)=11_33_33.557
Mid(UT)=11_34_18.558
End(UT)=11_35_03.559
Duration=90.002s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=17985
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=128x126
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=199
Shutter=5.000ms
Gain=360 (60%)
HardwareBin=off
Brightness=1 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
HighSpeed=off
WBlue=95 (off)
AutoExposure=off
WRed=52 (off)
AutoGain=off
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
USBTraffic=100 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=95
Histogramm=37%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.66
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=90 Seconds
Sensor temperature=16.7°C