There's a small outbreak near the north pole at the central meridian.

Saturn UTC

CM1: 270.90°

CM2: 24.00°

CM3: 33.50°

CLat: +31.50°

Description

Seeing remained very good as I moved on to Saturn.

Notes:

  • The north polar hexagon is easily resolved.
  • There's a small outbreak near the north pole at the central meridian.

Equipment

Celestron C8 EdgeHD

ZWO ASI224MC

Tele Vue 2.5x Powermate

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Location=Cibolo, TX, USA
Scope=Celstron C14 EdgeHD
Camera=ZWO ASI224MC
Filter=RGB
Profile=Saturn
Diameter=17.60"
Magnitude=0.32
CMI=268.3° CMIII=31.0°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=3750mm (F/10)
Resolution=0.21"
Filename=2018-08-17-0359_2-EC-RGB-Sat.ser
Date=2018_08_17
Start=035757.342
Mid=035912.342
End=040027.343
Start(UT)=035757.342
Mid(UT)=035912.342
End(UT)=040027.343
Duration=150.001s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HHmmss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=7497
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=yes
DebayerAlgorithm=NearestNeighbor
BayerPattern=RG
ROI=272x196
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=49
Shutter=20.00ms
Gain=330 (55%)
Brightness=1 (off)
WBlue=95 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
AutoExposure=off
AutoGain=off
HardwareBin=off
HighSpeed=off
AutoHisto=75 (off)
WRed=52 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
USBTraffic=100 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=73
Histogramm=28%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.13
Limit=150 Seconds
Sensor temperature=35.3°C