Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
Centaurus Deep Sky stuff , 


            Sergio Emilio Montúfar Codoñer
Centaurus Deep Sky stuff
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Centaurus Deep Sky stuff

Technical card

Imaging cameras: Sony a7

Mounts: iOptron Skytracker

Dates:May 16, 2015

Frames: 9x60"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.74%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 676722

RA center: 13h 25' 54"

DEC center: -46° 38' 6"

Pixel scale: 45.440 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.528 degrees

Field radius: 9.210 degrees

Resolution: 1200x831


ω Cen, Centauro A, NGC 4945
ω Cen is a globular cluster located at ~18300 Light Years
Centauro A & NGC 4945 are two galaxies, scientist think that NGC 4945 may be similar to the Milky Way and its located at ~11 million Light Years. Centauro A, a personal favorite, is located at 14 million Light Years...
The deep sky objects are located in the constellation of Centaurus.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Centaurus Deep Sky stuff , 


            Sergio Emilio Montúfar Codoñer