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

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    Centaurus A, 




    

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    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

    Data source: Unknown

    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

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    Centaurus A, 




    

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