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Contains:  NGC 5128, NGC5128
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Centaurus A - NGC 5128 - 2 hours of good subs..., 


            Daniel Nobre
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Centaurus A - NGC 5128 - 2 hours of good subs...

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey Chretien 200mm F/8

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D modified

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80 apochromatic refractor Orion ED80

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M QHY5L II mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCD tele compressor CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Astronomik CLS 2" Filter

Accessory: Telrad  ·  Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB

Dates:March 31, 2017

Frames: 32x240"

Integration: 2.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.44% job: 1519978

RA center: 13h 25' 4"

DEC center: -42° 57' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.012 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -133.719 degrees

Field radius: 0.604 degrees

Resolution: 3762x2076

Locations: Pandora Observatory, Pindamonhangaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Hi...! After a lot of rainy days and bad weather, I could did some imaging ... and the target chosen was Centaurus A...a lot of humid weather and bad seeing yet, but, as "addicted" astrophoto lover we are, we must carry on !! :-) Hope you enjoy! :-)



Daniel Nobre
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Centaurus A - NGC 5128 - 2 hours of good subs..., 


            Daniel Nobre