Before calling it quits for the night, I decided to capture a methane image of Saturn for the first time in many years.

Saturn UTC

CM1: 23.40°

CM2: 77.00°

CM3: 54.50°

CLat: +29.10°

Description

Before calling it quits for the night, I decided to try for an image of Saturn with a methane filter.

Equipment

Celestron C8 EdgeHD

ZWO ASI290MM

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=CH4
Profile=Jupiter
Diameter=44.93"
Magnitude=-2.55
CMI=214.6° CMII=166.6° CMIII=144.2°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=1750mm (F/6)
Resolution=0.34"
Filename=2019-07-08-0446_3-EC-CH4-Jup.ser
Date=2019_07_08
Start=04_44_22.892
Mid=04_46_22.921
End=04_48_22.950
Start(UT)=04_44_22.892
Mid(UT)=04_46_22.921
End(UT)=04_48_22.950
Duration=240.058s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=4001
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=264x236
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=16
Shutter=60.00ms
Gain=420 (70%)
AutoGain=off
Gamma=50 (off)
AutoExposure=off
USBTraffic=40 (off)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
HighSpeed=off
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=255
Histogramm=100%
Noise(avg.deviation)=2.59
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=240 Seconds
Sensor temperature=34.5°C