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Observation by James Dawson: My first iTelescope image

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James Dawson

Observer

James Dawson

Observed

2020 Jan 05 - 15:54

Uploaded

2020 Jan 05 - 17:33

Objects

Observatory
Equipment

Equipment
  • iTelescope - T5
  • 0.25-m f/3.4 reflector
  • SBIG ST-10XME
Exposure

20 minute exposure with

Location

Mayhill, New Mexico

Target name

Unsure

Title

My first iTelescope image

About this image

This is my first image with a remote telescope; clearly I'd not read all the instructions and somehow managed to take a 20 minute exposure during the day inside the closed observatory. Will try again another time.

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Comments
David Swan
David Swan, 2020 Jan 05 - 18:03 UTC

It is a bit like one of my flats! Although with the strong banding and increasing illumination away from the centre...

Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith, 2020 Jan 05 - 18:22 UTC

Last night I thought I had a major issue but the obs roof was still shut. We live and learn.

Regards Andrew 

Jeremy Shears
Jeremy Shears, 2020 Jan 07 - 04:53 UTC

At first glance I thought you'd taken up ultra high resolution spectroscopy, James!

Peter Carson
Peter Carson, 2020 Feb 05 - 15:53 UTC

It's a good image of out of focus daylit dust! Not what you'd planned I guess.

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