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=R
Profile=Mars
Diameter=7.41"
Magnitude=0.47
CM=162.7°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=10250mm (F/28)
Resolution=0.06"
Filename=2020-04-26-1128_2-EC-R.ser
Date=2020_04_26
Start=11_27_16.602
Mid=11_28_16.601
End=11_29_16.601
Start(UT)=11_27_16.602
Mid(UT)=11_28_16.601
End(UT)=11_29_16.601
Duration=119.999s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=23343
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=204x216
ROI(Offset)=8x8
FPS (avg.)=194
Shutter=5.000ms
Gain=300 (50%)
AutoExposure=off
Gamma=50 (off)
HighSpeed=off
USBTraffic=40 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
AutoGain=off
FPS=100 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=176
Histogramm=69%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.57
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=120 Seconds
Sensor temperature=21.1°C
Focuser position=1568