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David Hoskin
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
10:48 pm

Equipment Details:

Player One Apollo-M Mini camera, Orion 102mm Maksutov telescope, Celestron SLT mount

Post-processing Details:

Best 200 out of 2000 frames of SER video were stacked with Autostakkert, wavelets and sharpening with AstroSurface, brightness and contrast with Photoshop

Image Details:

Copernicus crater, in the centre of the photograph, is a lunar impact crater with a diameter of 93 kilometres and a depth of 3.8 kilometres. The crater's central peaks climb as high as 1.2 kilometres above the crater flloor. It is located in eastern Oceanus Procellarum.