Mars UTC

CM1: 121.00°

CLat: -21.00°

Description

A new month has brought improved seeing conditions. The air was very humid, requiring strong dew control to keep the C14 dew-free.

Notes:

  • Valles Marineris is rotating off the day side.

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=IR685
Profile=Mars
Diameter=7.64"
Magnitude=0.41
CM=122.3°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=9150mm (F/25)
Resolution=0.07"
Filename=2020-05-01-1204_0-EC-IR685.ser
Date=2020_05_01
Start=12_03_04.345
Mid=12_04_04.345
End=12_05_04.345
Start(UT)=12_03_04.345
Mid(UT)=12_04_04.345
End(UT)=12_05_04.345
Duration=120.000s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=13414
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=184x182
ROI(Offset)=8x8
FPS (avg.)=111
Shutter=5.000ms
Gain=290 (48%)
USBTraffic=40 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
AutoExposure=off
AutoHisto=75 (off)
AutoGain=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
HighSpeed=off
FPS=100 (off)
Histogramm(min)=7
Histogramm(max)=180
Histogramm=70%
Noise(avg.deviation)=3.65
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=120 Seconds
Sensor temperature=23.6°C
Focuser position=1615