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Contains:  omega Cen, NGC 5139
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Omega Centauri, 


            Nicholas Jones
Omega Centauri

Technical card

Resolution: 4500x3600

Dates:April 21, 2018

Frames: 80x60"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.10% job: 2035348

RA center: 201.641 degrees

DEC center: -47.372 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.587 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.160 degrees

Field radius: 0.470 degrees

Locations: Terip Terip, Murindindi Shire, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory


The mighty Omega Centauri (NGC 5139) is the largest global cluster of the Milky Way

Location: Terip Terip, Victoria
Date: 21 April 2018
Scope: AG Optical Systems 12.5" iDK,
Focal length 2121 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Acquisition: Software: Sequence Generator Pro
20 x 60 sec each LRGB using Astrodon filters
Sensor temp: -30



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)


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Omega Centauri, 


            Nicholas Jones