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astrophotography

M102, Spindle Galaxy

2021-05-29 / Click on image to enlarge

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Technical Details

LocationZollikerberg, Switzerland
CameraNikon DSLR D810A
TelescopeTS ONTC 12" f/4 Carbon Newton
OpticsSkywatcher Newtonian F4 Coma Corrector
Focal Length1219mm
MountiOptron CEM120 Center-Balanced Equatorial Mount
AutoguidingMGEN-3 (Dithering)
FocuserMoonlite
Planetarium SoftwareStellarium
Image Session ControlAPT - Astro Photography Tool v3.86, ASCOM Platform 6
Lights62 x 120s (total 2h04'), ISO-1600, additional Biases, Flats, no Darks
Stacking SoftwarePixinsight 1.8, Drizzle 2x
Image ProcessingPixinsight 1.8