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Contains:  omega Cen, NGC 5139
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NGC 5138 (Omega Centauri), 





    
        

            Joe
NGC 5138 (Omega Centauri)

NGC 5138 (Omega Centauri)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Custom 16" Newtonian

Imaging camera:SBIG ST4000XCM CCD OSC

Mount:Custom German Equatorial

Guiding telescope or lens:Custom 16" Newtonian

Guiding camera:SBIG ST4000XCM CCD OSC

Software:CCDSoft, CCDStack, Photoshop

Accessory:Televue Paracor

Resolution: 3576x3823

Astrometry.net job: 587540

RA center: 201.715 degrees

DEC center: -47.470 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.720 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.083 degrees

Field radius: 0.524 degrees

Locations: Wiruna Dark Sky Site, Mudgee, Australia

Description

The largest and brightest of all globular clusters.
Note. There are several faint and tiny galaxies scattered on the background.

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JoeCauchi
Joe
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NGC 5138 (Omega Centauri), 





    
        

            Joe