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Contains:  NGC 4039, Antennae, NGC 4038
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NGC 4038 &4039 Antenna (Antennae) Galaxies, 


            Peter Rejto
NGC 4038 &4039 Antenna (Antennae) Galaxies

NGC 4038 &4039 Antenna (Antennae) Galaxies

Technical card

Resolution: 3358x2536

Dates:April 5, 2016

Frames: 515x300"

Integration: 42.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.79% job: 1126262

RA center: 180.478 degrees

DEC center: -18.863 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.888 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.616 degrees

Field radius: 0.519 degrees

Locations: Heaven's Mirror, Yass, New South Wales, Australia


My longest integration time yet from my light polluted property in North Curl Curl between April 5 -May 30, 2016

TEC180 + TAK TOA-67 flattener/TEC140 on Paramount MEII/TSX

Luminance 135 x 10 min = 23.5 hours Moravian G-2-8300/TEC180/Astronomik CLS/ONAG/Sharplock Focus .88 arc-sec resolution

RGB Trius H694/Astronomik RGB "Deep Sky filters"

RED: 89 x5 min = 7.41 hours
Green: 65 x 5 min = 5.41 hours
Blue: 91 x 5 min = 7.58 hours

TotaL: 44.2 hours



Peter Rejto
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 4038 &4039 Antenna (Antennae) Galaxies, 


            Peter Rejto