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Moon

"First Quarter"

IMAGING INFORMATION

  • CAMERA:  Pentax K-1000 Manual SLR using camera adapter at the telescope focuser
  • TELESCOPE:  Coulter Odyssey 10-inch Reflector f4.5
  • FILTER(S):  None
  • BINNING/RESOLUTION: 35 millimeter color slide film
  • EXPOSURE TIME:  1/15 seconds
  • NUMBER OF IMAGES: 1
  • FILM SPEED:  ASA-400
  • DATE:  09/21/1988
  • LOCATION:  El Centro, Imperial County, California
  • TEMPERATURE:  Unknown
  • HUMIDITY:  Unknown

 

 

Moon

"First Quarter"

  • TYPE:  Satellite
  • RA: 18h 39'
  • DEC:  -20degrees 19'
  • SIZE:  30.05'
  • VISUAL MAGNITUDE:  0.0
  • PHASE:  61.88%
  • CONSTELLATION:  Sagittarius
  • DISTANCE:   401,001.6 Kilometers (249,171.5 Miles)
  • DIAMETER:  10,920 Kilometers at equator

IMAGING INFORMATION

  • TELESCOPE:  Celestron C-11, FL 2800 mm, Schmidt-Cassegrain reflector
  • REDUCER/CORRECTOR:  None
  • CAMERA:  Santa Barbara Instruments, ST-8 Digital (Thermoelectrically cooled)
  • ADAPTIVE OPTICS:  None
  • FILTER(S):  Blue
  • CCD COOLING TEMPERATURE:  -15 C
  • BINNING/RESOLUTION:  1 X 1 (1530 X 1020)
  • EXPOSURE TIME:  0.10 seconds
  • NUMBER OF IMAGES:  A mosaic of three seperate exposures
  • FILM SPEED:  N/A
  • DATE/TIME:  09/18/1999 / 02:46:53 UTC
  • LOCATION:  Valley Center, San Diego County, California
  • TEMPERATURE:  Unknown
  • HUMIDITY:  Unknown

 

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