Saturn UTC

CM1: 223.20°

CM2: 286.90°

CM3: 237.80°

CLat: +29.50°

Description

An excellent night of imaging to cap off July.

Notes:

  • The northernmost regions are green.
  • The North Equatorial Belt is split a faint band. This feature has been more visible in near-infrared the past few months.
  • The Equatorial Zone is also split by a faint gray band on the equator.

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=B
Profile=Saturn
Diameter=18.19"
Magnitude=0.16
CMI=228.4° CMIII=242.9°  (during mid of capture)
FocalLength=4000mm (F/14)
Resolution=0.15"
Filename=2019-07-30-0508_5-EC-B-Sat.ser
Date=2019_07_30
Start=05_07_20.161
Mid=05_08_35.163
End=05_09_50.165
Start(UT)=05_07_20.161
Mid(UT)=05_08_35.163
End(UT)=05_09_50.165
Duration=150.004s
Date_format=yyyy_MM_dd
Time_format=HH_mm_ss
LT=UT -6h
Frames captured=7500
File type=SER
Binning=no
Bit depth=8bit
Debayer=no
ROI=568x306
ROI(Offset)=0x0
FPS (avg.)=49
Shutter=20.00ms
Gain=390 (65%)
AutoExposure=off
SoftwareGain=10 (off)
Brightness=1 (off)
FPS=100 (off)
AutoGain=off
AutoHisto=75 (off)
Gamma=50 (off)
HighSpeed=off
USBTraffic=40 (off)
Histogramm(min)=0
Histogramm(max)=106
Histogramm=41%
Noise(avg.deviation)=0.77
AutoAlign=false
PreFilter=none
Limit=150 Seconds
Sensor temperature=34.1°C