Saturn UTC

CM1: 71.30°

CM2: 200.00°

CM3: 250.40°

CLat: +31.20°

Description

This is the final photo of Saturn for the night. Conditions remained very good.

Notes:

  • The polar hexagon and its core are resolved.
  • The polar storm is stretched out eastward from the CM.
  • There is a small smudge on the EZ halfway between the CM and eastern limb.

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, TX, USA
Scope=Celstron C14 EdgeHD
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=R
Profile=Saturn
Diameter=18.20"
Magnitude=0.11
CMI=78.1° CMIII=256.9°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=8150mm (F/22)
Resolution=0.07"
Filename=2018-07-14-0609_5-EC-R-Sat.ser
Date=140718
Start=060817.029
Mid=060932.036
End=061047.043
Start(UT)=060817.029
Mid(UT)=060932.036
End(UT)=061047.043
Duration=150.014s
Date_format=ddMMyy
Time_format=HHmmss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=8178
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=708x384
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=54
Shutter=18.34ms
Gain=350 (58%)
AutoGain=off
FPS=100 (off)
Gamma=50
Brightness=1 (off)
HighSpeed=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
USBTraffic=40 (off)
AutoExposure=off
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=123
Histogramm=48%
Noise(avg.deviation)=1.49
Limit=150 Seconds
Sensor temperature=33.7°C
Focuser position=2229