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

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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% 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


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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