Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  M 83  ·  NGC 5236  ·  Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

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    M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
    M83 - Southern Pinwheel
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    Image of the day 03/29/2015

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      M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
      M83 - Southern Pinwheel
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      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 16" f/11.3

      Imaging cameras: Apogee Alta U9

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: RCOS 16" f/11.3

      Software: PixInsight 1.8 1.8.2  ·  Cyanogen MaxIm DL 5 Pro Suite  ·  FocusMax n/a  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6 CS6 and CC



      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4049440

      RA center: 13h 37' 0"

      DEC center: -29° 51' 54"

      Pixel scale: 0.409 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 261.088 degrees

      Field radius: 0.209 degrees


      Resolution: 3049x2048

      Locations: SSRO, La Serena, Chile

      Data source: Own remote observatory

      Description

      SSRO PROMPT2 CTIO Chile

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      M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller