Wednesday, 8 October 2014

First shots of the Moon with ZWO ASI120MC

Enough tinkering with the hardware and cooling, etc - it's time to take some pictures!

North Polar region, taken on 2 October 2014 with 130 mm Newtonian (FL = 650 mm):


South Polar region, taken on 2 October 2014 with 130 mm Newtonian (FL = 650 mm):



And a rough composite of the above two images:



Tycho crater and rays (in the South polar region), taken on 6 October 2014 with 90 mm Maksutov (FL = 1200 mm):