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Located near the Hamlet of Yarker, Township of Stone Mills, County of Lennox and Addington, Province of Ontario, Canada

Date Page Last Generated / Number of sessions / Number of Images: Sat 01 Oct 2022 04:05:52 PM EDT 20 20
2022-09-03-0319_0-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=40ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap76_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-09-02-0523_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=12ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap82_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-08-28-0602_7-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap79_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-08-27-0931_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=10ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap79_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-08-20-0937_7-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=9ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p10reg-europa-and-shadow.png-annotated.png 2022-08-06-0830_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=9ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap56_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-31-0832_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-31-0829_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-31-0826_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-31-0823_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-29-0829_9-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap54_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-27-0922_0-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap52_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-26-0845_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap54_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-23-0811_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=51ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap43_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-23-0801_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=28ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap43_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-09-0654_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=22ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap52_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-04-0834_2-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=16ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap48_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-04-0815_8-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=14ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap48_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-07-03-0849_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=16ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap60_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png 2022-01-08-2241_3-l-jup_zwo_asi290mc_exposure=8ms_pipp_lapl4_ap50_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png




2022-09-03-0319_0-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=40ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap76_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=48.85" Magnitude=-2.87 Altitude=27.67 Airmass=2.15 CMI=311.5 CMII=106.7 CMIII=30.9 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4400mm (F/22) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-09-03-0319_0-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=40.2ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220902 Start=231734.806 Mid=231904.823 End=232034.840 Start(UT)=031734.806 Mid(UT)=031904.823 End(UT)=032034.840 Duration=180.034s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=4474 FPS (avg.)=24 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x802 ROI(Offset)=240x128 Shutter=40.25ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=70 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=219 Histogramm=85% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=24.1C




2022-09-02-0523_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=12ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap82_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=48.77" Magnitude=-2.87 Altitude=43.14 Airmass=1.46 CMI=229.5 CMII=31.5 CMIII=315.6 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4400mm (F/22) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-09-02-0523_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=12.0ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220902 Start=012207.217 Mid=012337.224 End=012507.232 Start(UT)=052207.217 Mid(UT)=052337.224 End(UT)=052507.232 Duration=180.015s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=9570 FPS (avg.)=53 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x804 ROI(Offset)=1048x240 Shutter=12.02ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=80 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=199 Histogramm=78% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=18.1C




2022-08-28-0602_7-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap79_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=48.33" Magnitude=-2.84 Altitude=44.77 Airmass=1.42 CMI=183.1 CMII=23.1 CMIII=305.8 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4050mm (F/20) Resolution=0.15" Filename=2022-08-28-0602_7-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=20.0ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220828 Start=020113.873 Mid=020243.870 End=020413.868 Start(UT)=060113.873 Mid(UT)=060243.870 End(UT)=060413.868 Duration=179.995s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=7567 FPS (avg.)=42 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x806 ROI(Offset)=112x144 Shutter=20.00ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=80 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=140 Histogramm=54% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=18.5C




2022-08-27-0931_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=10ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap79_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=48.24" Magnitude=-2.84 Altitude=37.26 Airmass=1.65 CMI=152.5 CMII=359.0 CMIII=281.5 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-08-27-0931_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=10.0ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220827 Start=053010.753 Mid=053140.745 End=053310.738 Start(UT)=093010.753 Mid(UT)=093140.745 End(UT)=093310.738 Duration=179.985s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8939 FPS (avg.)=49 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x800 ROI(Offset)=224x144 Shutter=9.986ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=90 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=224 Histogramm=87% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=21.1C




2022-08-20-0937_7-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=9ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p10reg-europa-and-shadow.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=47.50" Magnitude=-2.80 Altitude=40.33 Airmass=1.55 CMI=130.0 CMII=29.9 CMIII=310.6 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4000mm (F/20) Resolution=0.15" Filename=2022-08-20-0937_7-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=9.8ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220820 Start=053617.656 Mid=053747.666 End=053917.676 Start(UT)=093617.656 Mid(UT)=093747.666 End(UT)=093917.676 Duration=180.020s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8167 FPS (avg.)=45 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x800 ROI(Offset)=288x88 Shutter=9.754ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=187 Histogramm=73% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=23.7C




2022-08-06-0830_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=9ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap56_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo-yarker ontario canada Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=45.75" Magnitude=-2.71 Altitude=47.74 Airmass=1.35 CMI=36.8 CMII=43.9 CMIII=320.8 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4150mm (F/20) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-08-06-0830_3-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=9.5ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220806 Start=042848.400 Mid=043018.405 End=043148.410 Start(UT)=082848.400 Mid(UT)=083018.405 End(UT)=083148.410 Duration=180.010s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8299 FPS (avg.)=46 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x800 ROI(Offset)=144x192 Shutter=9.486ms Gain=329 (54%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=196 Histogramm=76% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=25.1C Seeing=0/5




2022-07-31-0832_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.94" Magnitude=-2.66 Altitude=47.30 Airmass=1.36 CMI=170.3 CMII=223.2 CMIII=138.5 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-31-0832_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=20.3ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220731 Start=043110.084 Mid=043240.094 End=043410.105 Start(UT)=083110.084 Mid(UT)=083240.094 End(UT)=083410.105 Duration=180.021s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=7323 FPS (avg.)=40 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x808 ROI(Offset)=456x56 Shutter=20.31ms Gain=308 (51%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=172 Histogramm=67% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=20.3C




2022-07-31-0829_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.94" Magnitude=-2.66 Altitude=47.19 Airmass=1.36 CMI=168.4 CMII=221.3 CMIII=136.6 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-31-0829_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.3ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220731 Start=042808.486 Mid=042938.494 End=043108.502 Start(UT)=082808.486 Mid(UT)=082938.494 End(UT)=083108.502 Duration=180.016s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8111 FPS (avg.)=45 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x808 ROI(Offset)=456x56 Shutter=15.31ms Gain=294 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=140 Histogramm=54% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=20.2C




2022-07-31-0826_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.94" Magnitude=-2.66 Altitude=47.06 Airmass=1.37 CMI=166.6 CMII=219.5 CMIII=134.8 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-31-0826_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.3ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220731 Start=042506.954 Mid=042636.962 End=042806.970 Start(UT)=082506.954 Mid(UT)=082636.962 End(UT)=082806.970 Duration=180.016s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8124 FPS (avg.)=45 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x808 ROI(Offset)=456x56 Shutter=15.31ms Gain=294 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=170 Histogramm=66% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=20.3C




2022-07-31-0823_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap67_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.94" Magnitude=-2.66 Altitude=46.93 Airmass=1.37 CMI=164.8 CMII=217.7 CMIII=133.0 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-31-0823_5-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.3ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220731 Start=042205.380 Mid=042335.375 End=042505.370 Start(UT)=082205.380 Mid(UT)=082335.375 End(UT)=082505.370 Duration=179.990s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8121 FPS (avg.)=45 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x808 ROI(Offset)=456x56 Shutter=15.31ms Gain=294 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=165 Histogramm=64% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=20.3C




2022-07-29-0829_9-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap54_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.66" Magnitude=-2.65 Altitude=46.87 Airmass=1.37 CMI=212.7 CMII=280.8 CMIII=195.6 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4400mm (F/22) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-29-0829_9-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.1ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220729 Start=042825.918 Mid=042955.893 End=043125.869 Start(UT)=082825.918 Mid(UT)=082955.893 End(UT)=083125.869 Duration=179.951s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8064 FPS (avg.)=44 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=808x808 ROI(Offset)=368x104 Shutter=15.05ms Gain=294 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=218 Histogramm=85% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=22.6C




2022-07-27-0922_0-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=20ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap52_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.39" Magnitude=-2.63 Altitude=47.88 Airmass=1.35 CMI=288.5 CMII=11.6 CMIII=285.9 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4300mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-27-0922_0-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=20.4ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220727 Start=052031.116 Mid=052201.117 End=052331.119 Start(UT)=092031.116 Mid(UT)=092201.117 End(UT)=092331.119 Duration=180.003s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8128 FPS (avg.)=45 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x804 ROI(Offset)=272x48 Shutter=20.44ms Gain=296 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=180 Histogramm=70% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=19.5C




2022-07-26-0845_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=15ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap54_drizzle15p10reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=44.25" Magnitude=-2.63 Altitude=47.05 Airmass=1.37 CMI=108.2 CMII=199.1 CMIII=113.1 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4550mm (F/22) Resolution=0.13" Filename=2022-07-26-0845_3-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.1ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220726 Start=044350.165 Mid=044520.170 End=044650.175 Start(UT)=084350.165 Mid(UT)=084520.170 End(UT)=084650.175 Duration=180.010s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=8097 FPS (avg.)=44 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=816x804 ROI(Offset)=632x240 Shutter=15.14ms Gain=296 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=210 Histogramm=82% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=23.0C Dark=ZWOASI290MC_816x804__8bit_Exp=15.14ms_Gain=296_T=22C_Frames=10_2022-26-07_043651.dark




2022-07-23-0811_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=51ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap43_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=43.83" Magnitude=-2.61 Altitude=44.00 Airmass=1.44 CMI=333.7 CMII=87.7 CMIII=0.9 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-23-0811_5-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=50.9ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220723 Start=041004.620 Mid=041134.626 End=041304.633 Start(UT)=081004.620 Mid(UT)=081134.626 End(UT)=081304.633 Duration=180.013s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=3540 FPS (avg.)=19 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x808 ROI(Offset)=448x56 Shutter=50.85ms Gain=286 (47%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=175 Histogramm=68% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=24.7C




2022-07-23-0801_6-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=28ms_zwoasi290mc_lapl5_ap43_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=43.82" Magnitude=-2.61 Altitude=43.04 Airmass=1.47 CMI=327.7 CMII=81.8 CMIII=354.9 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4350mm (F/21) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-23-0801_6-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=27.9ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220723 Start=040029.317 Mid=040141.492 End=040253.667 Start(UT)=080029.317 Mid(UT)=080141.492 End(UT)=080253.667 Duration=144.350s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=4737 FPS (avg.)=32 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x808 ROI(Offset)=448x56 Shutter=27.87ms Gain=286 (47%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=189 Histogramm=74% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=25.5C




2022-07-09-0654_5-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=22ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap52_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=Vixen VC200L 200mm Cassegrain Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=41.89" Magnitude=-2.50 Altitude=26.67 Airmass=2.23 CMI=235.6 CMII=96.9 CMIII=6.3 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4550mm (F/22) Resolution=0.13" Filename=2022-07-09-0654_5-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=22.6ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220709 Start=025327.572 Mid=025431.605 End=025535.639 Start(UT)=065327.572 Mid(UT)=065431.605 End(UT)=065535.639 Duration=128.067s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=5636 FPS (avg.)=44 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=800x792 ROI(Offset)=400x40 Shutter=22.58ms Gain=286 (47%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=224 Histogramm=87% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=20.1C




2022-07-04-0834_2-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=16ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap48_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=meade102mmSC Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=41.22" Magnitude=-2.47 Altitude=38.50 Airmass=1.61 CMI=226.9 CMII=125.8 CMIII=33.9 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4500mm (F/44) Resolution=0.13" Filename=2022-07-04-0834_2-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.9ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220704 Start=043245.920 Mid=043415.920 End=043545.921 Start(UT)=083245.920 Mid(UT)=083415.920 End(UT)=083545.921 Duration=180.001s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=7375 FPS (avg.)=40 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=872x814 ROI(Offset)=952x96 Shutter=15.94ms Gain=297 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=195 Histogramm=76% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=16.5C




2022-07-04-0815_8-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=14ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap48_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=meade102mmSC Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=41.22" Magnitude=-2.47 Altitude=36.10 Airmass=1.70 CMI=215.7 CMII=114.7 CMIII=22.8 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4500mm (F/44) Resolution=0.13" Filename=2022-07-04-0815_8-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=14.4ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220704 Start=041422.216 Mid=041552.225 End=041722.235 Start(UT)=081422.216 Mid(UT)=081552.225 End(UT)=081722.235 Duration=180.019s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=7493 FPS (avg.)=41 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=872x814 ROI(Offset)=952x96 Shutter=14.44ms Gain=297 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=189 Histogramm=74% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=16.5C




2022-07-03-0849_3-kk-l-jupiter_exposure=16ms_zwo_asi290mc_lapl5_ap60_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.7.10 Settings ------------------------------------ Observer=kevin kell Location=scgo Scope=meade102mmSC Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=41.09" Magnitude=-2.46 Altitude=39.86 Airmass=1.56 CMI=78.2 CMII=344.6 CMIII=252.5 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=4400mm (F/43) Resolution=0.14" Filename=2022-07-03-0849_3-kk-L-Jupiter_Exposure=15.9ms_ZWO ASI290MC.ser Date=20220703 Start=044748.052 Mid=044918.038 End=045048.024 Start(UT)=084748.052 Mid(UT)=084918.038 End(UT)=085048.024 Duration=179.972s Date_format=yyyyMMdd Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=7838 FPS (avg.)=43 File type=SER Binning=1x1 Bit depth=8bit Data=RAW Debayer(Preview)=yes Debayer(Data)=no (RAW) Debayer(Algorithm)=NearestNeighbor Debayer(Pattern)=RG ROI=880x742 ROI(Offset)=280x144 Shutter=15.85ms Gain=297 (49%) AutoExposure=off AutoGain=off Brightness=1 HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 WBlue=90 WRed=50 Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=207 Histogramm=81% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=16.6C




2022-01-08-2241_3-l-jup_zwo_asi290mc_exposure=8ms_pipp_lapl4_ap50_drizzle15p25reg.png-annotated.png

FireCapture v2.6 Settings ------------------------------------ Camera=ZWO ASI290MC Filter=L Profile=Jupiter Diameter=34.80" Magnitude=-2.11 CMI=186.1 CMII=351.1 CMIII=212.3 (during mid of capture) FocalLength=3150mm Resolution=0.19" Filename=2022-01-08-2241_3-L-Jup_ZWO ASI290MC_Exposure=7.9ms.ser Date=080122 Start=223948.056 Mid=224118.060 End=224248.065 Start(UT)=223948.056 Mid(UT)=224118.060 End(UT)=224248.065 Duration=180.009s Date_format=ddMMyy Time_format=HHmmss LT=UT Frames captured=11410 File type=SER Binning=no ROI=688x676 ROI(Offset)=456x200 FPS (avg.)=63 Shutter=7.896ms Gain=297 (49%) AutoExposure=off Brightness=1 (off) SoftwareGain=10 (off) FPS=100 (off) Gamma=50 (off) AutoHisto=75 (off) HighSpeed=off USBTraffic=68 (off) WBlue=90 (off) WRed=50 (off) AutoGain=off Histogramm(min)=0 Histogramm(max)=194 Histogramm=76% Noise(avg.deviation)=n/a Limit=180 Seconds Sensor temperature=0.6C



10cm Meade SC FL=1000mm - RA tracking only

20cm Skywatcher Dobsonian FL=1200mm - alt-az drift scan

20cm Meade LX200 FL=2000mm alt az tracking

102mm Meade SC FL=1000mm - Meade LXD55 tracking

20cm Vixen VC200L FL=1800mm Skywatcher AZ-EQ6GT tracking

Cameras used:

  • The ZWO ASI290MC camera (2018 December) Sensor: 1/2.8" CMOS IMX291 12bit output (12bit ADC) Resolution: 2.1 Mega Pixels 1936x1096 Pixel Size: 2.9 um Exposure Range: 32us-2000s
  • The ZWO ASI20MC camera (2014 September) Sensor: 1/3" CMOS AR0130CS(Color) Resolution: 1.2Mega Pixels 1280x960 Pixel Size: 3.75 um Exposure Range: 64us-1000s