Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corvus (Crv)  ·  Contains:  Antennae  ·  NGC 4038  ·  NGC 4039
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NGC 4038, 



    
        

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NGC 4038

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NGC 4038

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare RH-200 MKII

Imaging cameras: QHY163M

Mounts: ASA - Astro Systeme Austria DDM60

Software: SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  Pleaides PixInsight Core 1.8

Filters: Astrodon LRGB Tru-Balance E-series Gen II


Dates:March 18, 2018

Frames:
Blue: 11x180" (33') (gain: 80.00) -15C
Green: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 80.00) -15C
Luminance: 250x60" (4h 10') (gain: 80.00) -25C
Red: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 80.00) -15C

Integration: 6h 43'

Avg. Moon age: 0.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.01%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1972767

RA center: 12h01m52s.6

DEC center: -18°5508

Pixel scale: 0.653 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.357 degrees

Field radius: 0.263 degrees


Resolution: 2048x2048

Data source: Traveller

Description

A fairly heavy crop around MGC 4038. I managed a reasonable amount of luminance for depth but need more RGB to help with smoothing out some of the colour.

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NGC 4038, 



    
        

            Colin