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2005 YU55 Video

2005 YU55 Video
11-09-2011


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This video shows how the Paramount ME tracked Asteroid 2005 YU55 over a 1 hour and 15 minute period. 

  • The video consists of 482 raw, untouched, unprocessed photos  
  • The asteroid was tracked "open loop" (dead reckoning) and unattended.
  • Image scale: 1.08 arcseconds per pixel
  • 5 second exposures

Equipment:

  • Celestron C-14 with mirror lock focal reduced to f/7
  • Apogee Instruments U47 camera
  • Paramount ME at the Software Bisque Observatory in downtown Golden, Colorado.

   

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