British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

BAA Community Member Pages Steve Knight
Image search

V392 Persei nova


Expand image

About this observation
Steve Knight
Time of observation
30/04/2018 - 22:02
V392 Persei nova
Observing location
Moreton Pinkney
Canon 550D Camera
Samyang f1.4 85mm lens
x40 4 sec exposures, ISO1600, f1.4
Like This Image

Just hope I have identified it correctly, oh the shame if I haven't!  Capella is top left.  Reports are that is is now magnitude 7 and declining.  Stack of x40 exposures on an ordinary tripod.  Alignment and stacking in DSS, processed in Pixinsight and Faststone.


garypoyner's picture

No shame.  You have the right star :-)

Stevek1804's picture

Thanks Gary! I'd say your ID skills on variable stars is unrivalled by anyone!  I can now relax!

Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of the work by third-parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the webmaster.