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Lumenera - SKYnyx2-1 Monochrome CCD Astrophotography Camera


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Lumenera’s SKYnyx2-1 1.4 megapixel CCD digital camera is specifically designed for lunar, solar and planetary imaging, requiring high sensitivity, low noise and fast frame rates. With 1392x1040 resolution and on-board processing, the SKYnyx2-1 delivers outstanding image quality.

The USB 2.0 digital interface ensures a simple plug and play installation – and one standard cable minimizes telescope clutter.  No framegrabber required.

SKYnyx2-1 is supported by an experienced team of technical support and imaging experts.  We understand your imaging needs and are here to help you get the most out of your camera.

Capture clear, crisp, planetary, lunar and solar images with the SKYnyx2-1.

  • High-speed USB 2.0 interface facilitates ease of installation on all computers
  • Excellent sensitivity and low noise CCD 1.4 megapixel image sensor
  • High quality images with no compression
  • 15 fps at full 1392 x 1040 resolution
  • Maximum frame rates exceed 30 fps with binning and ROI
  • Select 8 & 12-bit pixel data modes






Additional Information

Name Lumenera - SKYnyx2-1 Monochrome CCD Astrophotography Camera
Manufacturer Lumenera
Model LUSKY21M
Manufacturer Part No LUSKY21M
Binning Options 2x2, 3x3, 4x4
Dark Current e-/p/s at 0°C 2 e-/s
Data Format 8 and 12-bit
Frames Per Second (fps) 15 fps at full resolution, higher with binning and ROI
Gain e-/ADU 1 to 10x programmable
Pixel Size 1392x1040, 4.65µm square pixels
Power Requirements USB bus power, or external 5VDC - 500mA
Read Noise 12 e- rms
Sensor Type ½” Sony ICX205 1.4 megapixel monochrome sensor
Shutter Global Shutter