The Equatorial Zone holds a thin band brighter than the rest of the zone.

Saturn UTC

CM1: 85.60°

CM2: 304.10°

CM3: 274.20°

CLat: +29.20°

Description

Finally, a night that wasn't too breezy for the CGEM DX and C14. I thought the seeing was only a little above average while recording, but it turned out to be excellent.

Notes:

  • The Equatorial Zone holds a thin band brighter than the rest of the zone.

Equipment

ZWO ASI290MM

Celestron C14 EdgeHD

Astro-Physics Advanced Convertible Barlow

Logs
FireCapture v2.6  Settings
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Observer=Ethan Chappel
Camera=ZWO ASI290MM
Filter=CH4
Profile=Saturn
Diameter=18.31"
Magnitude=0.07
CMI=88.7° CMIII=277.2°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=4050mm (F/14)
Resolution=0.15"
Filename=2019-07-14-0633_8-EC-CH4-Sat.ser
Date=2019_07_14
Start=06_31_21.125
Mid=06_33_51.147
End=06_36_21.170
Start(UT)=06_31_21.125
Mid(UT)=06_33_51.147
End(UT)=06_36_21.170
Duration=300.045s
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=660x372
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=13
Shutter=75.00ms
Gain=390 (65%)
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Gamma=50
USBTraffic=40 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
AutoExposure=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
HighSpeed=off
AutoGain=off
FPS=100 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=216
Histogramm=84%
Noise(avg.deviation)=1.89
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=300 Seconds
Sensor temperature=34.5°C
Focuser position=4155