Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 5128, NGC 5091, NGC 5090, NGC 5082

Image of the day 08/09/2015

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    Centaurus A, 





    
        

            Christian van den...
    Centaurus A

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:APM 107/700

    Imaging camera:Nikon D7000

    Mount:Fornax 51

    Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN

    Focal reducer:APM Riccardi 0.75x

    Software:Pixinsight 1.8

    Resolution: 3996x2784

    Dates:July 11, 2015

    Frames: 33x420"

    Integration: 3.9 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 24.95 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 21.94%

    Astrometry.net job: 719833

    RA center: 201.243 degrees

    DEC center: -43.067 degrees

    Pixel scale: 1.880 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -179.566 degrees

    Field radius: 1.272 degrees

    Locations: Kiripotib, Dordabis, Namibia

    Description

    Taken with the Nikon D7000 on APM 107/700 with Riccardi reducer.
    Fornax 51 mount
    Guided with Lacerta MGEN on Orion 50mm mini-guide scope

    33x7min ISO 800
    Processed in PixInsight

    Comments

    Author

    chrisvdberge
    Christian van den...
    License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
    10088
    Like

    Sky plot

    Sky plot

    Histogram

    Centaurus A, 





    
        

            Christian van den...