Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  M 83  ·  M83  ·  NGC 5236  ·  Southern Pinwheel galaxy
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M83

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106EDXIII

Imaging cameras: Atik 490ex Mono

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP 1100 GTO AE

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Focal reducers: Takahashi Extender-Q 1.6x

Software: SGPRO, PHD2. PixInsight .

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB 36mm Round Fil

Accessory: Atik OAG  ·  Atik EFW2 filter wheel


Dates:April 17, 2018

Frames: 45x600" (7h 30')

Integration: 7h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 1.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.55%


Astrometry.net job: 2046214

RA center: 13h 36' 55"

DEC center: -29° 51' 48"

Pixel scale: 0.876 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.878 degrees

Field radius: 0.506 degrees


Resolution: 3235x2616

Data source: Traveller

Description

M83

6 x 600 each of LRGB

21 x 600 Lum

Over 2 nights 17 and 19 April 2018 from Central Victoria, Australia.

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Description: Changed background. Less colour enhancement,

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