Telescope 5

The Telescope 5 consists of the following components :

Astrograph specs:
  • NTRY PUPIL DIAMETER: 200 mm (8')
  • FOCAL RATIO: F/3
  • FOCAL LENGTH: 600 mm (24')
  • LINEAR OBSTRUCTION: 55%
  • FULLY CORRECTED AND ILLUMINATED FIELD: 42 mm
German equatorial mount specs:
  • Type:  Astro-Physics 1200GTO Equatorial Head Specifications (2010)
  • R.A. worm wheel: 10.3" (26.2cm), 225 tooth aluminum
  • Declination worm wheel: 7.2" (18.3cm), 225 tooth aluminum
  • Worm gears: Brass
  • R.A. shaft: 3.35" (8.5cm) diameter
  • R.A. thrust bearings: 9.5" (24.1cm) diameter
  • Dec. shaft: 2.36" (6.0cm) diameter
  • Dec. thrust bearings: 6.5" (16.5cm) diameter
  • Capacity: Approximately 140 lb. (63.6kg) scope and accessories. Will accommodate Astro-Physics and similar refractors up to 206mm f8, 16" Cassegrains and Ritchey-Chretiens, 17" CDK
  • Weight: Equatorial head
CCD Camera FLI Microline 16200
  • ML16200 Sensor Specs
  • Sensor: ON Semi KAF-16200
  • Pixels: 4500 x 3600
  • Pixel Size: 6.0 ?m
  • Full Well Capacity: 39,000 e-
  • Sensor Diagonal: 34.5 mm
  • Video Size (inch): 2.2
  • Anti Blooming: 2800x
  • Color Options: Monochrome
  • CCD Type: Front Illuminated
  • CCD Grades: 1 (no column defects) or 2 (up to 15 column defects)
  • ML16200 Performance
  • Digitization Speed: 2 MHz and 12 MHz Focus Mode
  • Typical System Noise: 6 e- RMS @ 2 MHz; 11 e- at 12 MHz
  • Typical Maximum Cooling: 55?C Below Ambient
  • Typical Dark Current: <0.015 e-/pixel/sec @ -25?C
  • Typical Non linearity: <1%
  • Lens Mounts: Optional Nikon F-Mount or Canon EOS mount
  • Available Shutters: 45 mm (65mm with ADT)
  • Housing Dimensions: 3.70 x 3.70 x 4.77 (94 x 94 x 121.3)
  • Focal Plane to Faceplate: 15.4 mm (optical)
  • Weight: 3.0 lbs.
  • All MicroLine Cameras
  • Interface: USB 2.0
  • Temperature Stability: 0.1?C
  • Remote Triggering: Standard
  • Power: 12V (100-240V AC to 12V DC power supply included). With TEC off
  • Environment: -30?C - 45?C | 10% - 90% Relative Humidity
Seven Position Filter Wheel
  • 7 Position Color Filter Wheel
  • Number of Filter Wheels: One
  • Filter Positions: Seven
  • Recommended Filter Size (+/- 0.125mm): 2 inch or 50 mm diameter
  • Filter Thickness Range: 1.0 - 5.0 mm
  • Filter Type: Unmounted only
  • Overall Thickness (less motor): 20.9 mm
  • Camera Side Connection: 2.930"
  • Pocket Optical Side Connection: 2.005" - 24 UNS-2B
  • Internal Wheel Material: Aluminum Interface

Current telescope status:

  • Alignment Mode: algPolar
  • Altitude: 30.4666670579677
  • Aperture Diameter: 0.2
  • At Home: False
  • At Park: True
  • Azimuth: 179.997099513254
  • Connected: True
  • Declination: -89.9975
  • Declination Rate: 0
  • Description: Astro-Physics 1100 GTO Mount
  • Equatorial System: equJ2000
  • Right Ascension: 20.7706944444444
  • Right Axcension Rate: 0
  • Sidereal Time: 14.7725587370097
  • Site Elevation: 1600
  • Site Latitude: -30.4666666666667
  • Site Longitude: -70.7691666666667
  • Slewing: False
  • Slew Settle Time: 5
  • UTCDate: 7/25/2021 11:13:55 PM

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