Comet Garradd and M71
Date: August 25/26, 2011
Location: LB Pearson College of the Pacific, Metchosin, BC.
Equipment: Telescope: Astrotech AT8RC, Mount: EQ6 autoguided with Orion Autoguider camera and PHD software.
Imaging Camera: Orion SSPro, v1, MaximDLE software
Exposures: Lights - 9 X 200 seconds, Darks - 4 X 200 seconds, Flats 10 X .30 s using an electroluminescent panel and 10 Bias frames processed with ImagesPlus and PhotoShop.
Note: Images were stacked on the stars to show the cluster M71 and the Comet shows some motion.