Mars UTC

CM1: 101.90°

CLat: -24.00°

Description

Seeing conditions improved enough to make capturing a high resolution image of Mars easier than it was for Jupiter and Saturn.

Notes:

  • Orographic clouds are visible near the Tharsis volcanoes.
  • Valles Marineris is rotating of the day side.
  • Terra Sirenum is rising.

Equipment

ZWO ASI290MM

Celestron C14 EdgeHD

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Location=Cibolo
Scope=Celestron C14 EdgeHD
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=IR685
Profile=Mars
Diameter=9.75"
Magnitude=-0.13
CM=100.8°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=9350mm (F/26)
Resolution=0.06"
Filename=2020-06-08-1129_9-EC-IR685-Mars.ser
Date=2020_06_08
Start=11_29_13.685
Mid=11_29_58.685
End=11_30_43.686
Start(UT)=11_29_13.685
Mid(UT)=11_29_58.685
End(UT)=11_30_43.686
Duration=90.001s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=16793
File type=SER
Binning=no
ROI=252x250
ROI(Offset)=616x424
FPS (avg.)=186
Shutter=5.000ms
Gain=300 (50%)
AutoGain=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
HighSpeed=off
USBTraffic=100 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
AutoExposure=off
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=237
Histogramm=92%
Noise(avg.deviation)=2.57
Limit=90 Seconds
Sensor temperature=33.6°C
Focuser position=420