Mars UTC

CM1: 165.00°

CLat: -20.30°

Description

Excellent transparency as usual, but poor seeing conditions strike again.

Notes:

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

Equipment

ZWO ASI290MM

Celestron C14 EdgeHD

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=B
Profile=Mars
Diameter=7.41"
Magnitude=0.47
CM=167.8°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=10550mm (F/29)
Resolution=0.06"
Filename=2020-04-26-1149_0-EC-B.ser
Date=2020_04_26
Start=11_48_05.328
Mid=11_49_05.333
End=11_50_05.338
Start(UT)=11_48_05.328
Mid(UT)=11_49_05.333
End(UT)=11_50_05.338
Duration=120.010s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=7999
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=204x216
ROI(Offset)=8x8
FPS (avg.)=66
Shutter=15.00ms
Gain=340 (56%)
AutoExposure=off
Gamma=50
HighSpeed=off
USBTraffic=40 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
AutoGain=off
FPS=100 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Histogramm(min)=8
Histogramm(max)=210
Histogramm=82%
Noise(avg.deviation)=6.25
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=120 Seconds
Sensor temperature=22.1°C
Focuser position=1543