Open datasets

All datasets acquired with Moana from DSO (Dark Sky remote Observatory), near Fort Davis, TX, USA.

The observatory

The data distributed here is under Creative Commons license, attribution: “Moana Project”.

The files have been curated (PixInsight SubFrame Selector working in conjunction with this script) then stripped of private information (like observatory exact coordinates) with this script. The frames are otherwise raw from acquisition.

The image parameters are as follow:
Resolution 0.591 arcsec/px
Focal distance 1325 mm
Pixel size 3.80 um
Field of view 45′ 54″ x 34′ 42″