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16 megapixel backilluminated CCD

Installation of 4.096 x 4096 pixel backilluminated CCD camera from Fairchild imaging

Javier Diez supplied and installed the new astronomy
camera Peregrine 486 from Fairchild Imaging of
16 megapixels (90% Q.E.).
Imaging area 61x61 mm

Fairchild Imaging

Colin Earle from Fairchild Imaging

Fitted to the TROBAR telescope RC 60cm

Quantum Efficiency graph

First Light!

unprocessed image

final color composite processed by Vicent Peris