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Observation by Andrew Smith: First Light - R~20,000

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Andrew Smith

Observer

Andrew Smith

Observed

2018 Feb 05 - 11:18

Uploaded

2018 Feb 05 - 11:26

Equipment
  • HighRes Spectrograph
Exposure

60 s

Location

KitchenTable

Target name

Cloudy Sky

Title

First Light - R~20,000

About this image

First light of a scaled down version of C Buil's VHIRES spectrograph ( http://www.astrosurf.com/buil/vhires/test.htm ) using a Borg 55FL telescope and a Richardson 110 l/mm grating Blazed at 65.4 deg. This is the single order version with a 7nm H alpha filter selecting the order.

Some more adjustment need making to center the H alpha line on the CMOS camera.

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