Log Book Entry No.191

Days, Calendar Created: 11 Mar 2020 18:15:15 Days, Calendar Last Revised: 11 Mar 2020 20:17:20 Person JoeRussellDavis Text PH2260 Group 2 Observation 2

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Present: JRD, TS, GA, LA, RDB

  • Planned to meet at 6:00pm
  • Entered dome at 6:10pm
  • went outside to check weather at 6:15pm, Weather established to be heavily cloudy
  • Powered on telescope and started taking a GPS fix at 6:20pm
  • Opened MAXIM DL5 and set CCD to -15 degrees, started cooling
  • Opened Stellarium
  • 6:41 GPS fix taken
  • Target: Betelguese. RA/Dec: 5h56m17.05s/+7deg24'33.3"
  • Betelguese identified through finder telescope
  • Aligned Betelgeuse RA: 5:56:2 DEC: +7:24:36
  • Aligned to Eri 40 RA: 4:16:14 DEC: -7:36:50
  • Cloud coverage meant that no images could be taken *Finished at 8:17pm

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