iTelescope - T68 - One Shot Color - Australia




Location Information


Observatory: iTelescope.Net at Siding Spring Observatory Australia - MPC Q67

Telescope:  0.28-m f/2.2 reflector + CCD

Timezone:  UTC +10:00 New South Wales, Australia Daylight savings time is observed.

Minimum Target Elevation: Approx 25º


South 33° 23' 48" East 149° 29' 30" 

Elevation: 650m  MPC Code Q67


Operational Notes


Deep Field Color Imaging. FITS and TIF file formats. Binx1 Only.

Raw data can be found at data.itelescope.net.


  • Recommended Maximum Exposure 30-60 seconds. Limit is set to 120 seconds. Best results on Binx1.


Instrument Package


CCD: ZWO 1600 Color

QE: 68% Peak

Pixel Size: 3.8 micron

Resolution:  1.26 arcsec/pixel

Sensor:  Frontlit 

Cooling:  Set to -20ºC default 

Array: 4656 x 3520

FOV: 1.63 x 1.23 deg

Filters: None - Color

Position Angle: -95.5 deg East of North


 

Telescope Optics


OTA: Celestron RASA 11" 280mm

Optical Design:

Aperture: 280mm

Focal Length: 620mm

F/Ratio: 2.2

Guiding: Active Guiding Disabled 

Mount: Takahashi EM400 Modified