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Contains:  M 83, NGC 5236
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m83 (Southern Pinwheel galaxy), 





    
        

            Jean-Marie Locci
m83 (Southern Pinwheel galaxy)

m83 (Southern Pinwheel galaxy)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Borel-Simon PowerNewt 8" f/2.8

Imaging camera:QSI 583 wsg

Guiding telescope or lens:Borel-Simon PowerNewt 8" f/2.8

Guiding camera:Lodestar

Focal reducer:Borel-Simon Coma Corrector

Software:photoshopCartes du CielMaxim DLCCDStack

Filters:Astrodon RGB filter setLuminance

Accessory:Sky-Watcher SW Electric Focuser

Resolution: 3200x2400

Dates:May 21, 2012June 2, 2012

Frames:
5x300" -15C bin 1x1
Unknown Lum: 6x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB filter set: 15x180" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 1.7 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~16

Avg. Moon age: 6.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 8.00

Astrometry.net job: 89795

RA center: 204.254 degrees

DEC center: -29.865 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.990 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.625 degrees

Field radius: 0.550 degrees

Locations: Dark site, Wagin, WA, Australia

Data source: Traveller

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Jean-Marie Locci
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m83 (Southern Pinwheel galaxy), 





    
        

            Jean-Marie Locci