PLUTO ANIMATION

 

pluto

Object:
"Blink" animation showing Pluto's position on the 20th, and 21st of October, 2017, UT.  (20th right, 21st left).
Comments:
Pluto was in Sagittarius at the time of this exposure and it's magnitude was 14.3.
Telescope:
Televue NP-101 (4-inch f/5.4 APO refractor)
Mount:
Losmandy G11 German Equatorial
Guide Scope:
Orion ShortTube 80 refractor
Guide Camera:
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider with PHD2 guiding software
Imaging Camera:
QHY163M
Filters/Exposures:
Sixteen 90-second exposures through Celestron luminance filter, processed in MaximDL and Photoshop CS6.
Shooting Location:
Staunton River Star Party at Staunton River State Park, Scottsburg, VA
Date/Time:
20th and 21st of October, 2017, UT
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