Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1291  ·  NGC 1365  ·  The star χ2For
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Fornax Cluster & beyond (32 Galaxies and counting...), 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn
Fornax Cluster & beyond (32 Galaxies and counting...)
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Fornax Cluster & beyond (32 Galaxies and counting...)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 200mm USM F2.8 L II

Imaging cameras: Canon 5D mk III

Mounts: Skywatcher StarAdventurer

Software: Nik Colection Plugins  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  PixInsight  ·  ProDigital Software Astronomy tools for Photoshop


Dates:Aug. 15, 2015

Frames: 35x60" ISO3200

Integration: 0.6 hours

Darks: ~40

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 0.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.72%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 744803

RA center: 3h 27' 44"

DEC center: -36° 56' 27"

Pixel scale: 6.629 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.774 degrees

Field radius: 5.912 degrees


Resolution: 5268x3671

Locations: Luziânia, Luziânia, GO, Brazil

Description

An amazing region. Next step is to do a mosaic achieving a larger area.

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Fornax Cluster & beyond (32 Galaxies and counting...), 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn