Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Crux (Cru)  ·  Contains:  IC 2944  ·  IC 2948  ·  Mimosa (βCru)  ·  NGC 4349  ·  The constellation Crux (Cru)  ·  The star Becrux  ·  The star Gacrux (γCru)  ·  The star α1Cru  ·  The star α2Cru  ·  The star δCru  ·  The star εCru  ·  The star ζCru  ·  The star ηCru  ·  The star λCen  ·  The star μ1Cru  ·  lambda Cen nebula
The Southern Cross, 



    
        

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The Southern Cross

The Southern Cross, 



    
        

            Jairo Amaral
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The Southern Cross

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II

Imaging cameras: Canon 60Da

Mounts: LXD75

Software: Fitswork  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:June 22, 2014

Frames: 170x30" (1h 25') ISO160

Integration: 1h 25'

Darks: 7

Bias: 7

Avg. Moon age: 24.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.20%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 305304

RA center: 12h26m53s

DEC center: -60°3028

Pixel scale: 17.256 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -167.569 degrees

Field radius: 8.500 degrees


Resolution: 2285x2712

Locations: Monte Castelo, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil

Description

The Southern Cross. Stack at f/3.8.

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The Southern Cross, 



    
        

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