There's a bright smudge in the northern Equatorial Zone.

Saturn UTC

CM1: 312.50°

CM2: 280.50°

CM3: 324.90°

CLat: +31.20°

Description

Seeing continued to be good. After this photo, we moved on to imaging Mars.

Notes:

  • There's a small smudge in the north polar region just before the central meridian.
  • There's also a bright smudge in the northern Equatorial Zone.

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=18.15"
Magnitude=0.14
CMI=306.6° CMIII=319.2°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=8100mm (F/22)
Resolution=0.07"
Filename=2018-07-19-0512_9-EC-R-Sat.ser
Date=190718
Start=051140.987
Mid=051255.992
End=051410.997
Start(UT)=051140.987
Mid(UT)=051255.992
End(UT)=051410.997
Duration=150.010s
Date_format=ddMMyy
Time_format=HHmmss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=9998
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=676x382
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=66
Shutter=15.00ms
Gain=380 (63%)
Gamma=50 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
USBTraffic=40 (off)
AutoGain=off
HighSpeed=off
AutoExposure=off
FPS=100 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=132
Histogramm=51%
Noise(avg.deviation)=1.57
Limit=150 Seconds
Sensor temperature=34.7°C
Focuser position=1366