Mars UTC

CM1: 172.30°

CLat: -20.10°

Description

Seeing and transparency were pretty good this morning. Unfortunately, I missed out on using the C14 because I anticipated strong wind.

Notes:

  • The South Polar Cap is large. It will shrink over the next few months.

Equipment

Celestron C8 EdgeHD

ZWO ASI290MM

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=R
Profile=Mars
Diameter=7.37"
Magnitude=0.49
CM=169.7°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=4850mm (F/13)
Resolution=0.12"
Filename=2020-04-25-1116_6-EC-R.ser
Date=2020_04_25
Start=11_15_36.342
Mid=11_16_36.344
End=11_17_36.346
Start(UT)=11_15_36.342
Mid(UT)=11_16_36.344
End(UT)=11_17_36.346
Duration=120.004s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=23336
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=228x226
ROI(Offset)=8x8
FPS (avg.)=194
Shutter=5.000ms
Gain=300 (50%)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
HighSpeed=off
AutoExposure=off
Brightness=1 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
USBTraffic=40 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
AutoGain=off
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=231
Histogramm=90%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.20
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=120 Seconds
Sensor temperature=27.2°C