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ZWO ASI178MC Camera Images


Capture Notes: ZWO ASI178MC camera, unless otherwise indicated. 8 inch Meade LXD55 SCT and 3X barlow. ASIStudio is being used to capture the videos.
Processing Notes: Final processing has been done using AutoStakkert for stacking, and AstroSurface for wavelets. PhotoShop CS2, Paint Shop Pro 9, or The Gimp have been used for adjusting levels, curves, and color, while Neat Image is used for digital noise removal.
Image Notes: North is up.


November 18, 2023 at 0:12 UT

562 frames stacked. Camera settings: exposure 129 milliseconds, and gain 349. The video resolution was set to 1280x720. Binning was set to 1x1. Seeing was good (~3 out of 5). Angular diameter 17.3".

November 11, 2023 at 0:43 UT

562 frames stacked. Camera settings: exposure 80 milliseconds, and gain 387. The video resolution was set to 1280x720. Binning was set to 1x1. Seeing was poor (~1 out of 5). Angular diameter 17.5".