Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5139  ·  omega Cen
NGC 5139 (Omega Centauri), 


NGC 5139 (Omega Centauri)
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 5139 (Omega Centauri)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF8300M

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Software: Maxim DL

Filters: Astrodon True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2 Astrodon

Dates:March 17, 2015

Frames: 15x60"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.30%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 576424

RA center: 13h 26' 46"

DEC center: -47° 29' 38"

Pixel scale: 2.608 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -114.957 degrees

Field radius: 0.681 degrees

Resolution: 620x468

Locations: Home, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa


Had to drop most of the red and green frames, will revisit this one again soon


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 5139 (Omega Centauri),