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



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Antennae - NGC 4038 (New Version)
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Antennae - NGC 4038 (New Version)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes APM 152/1200 ED APO

Imaging cameras: QSI 690WSG QSI

Guiding telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes APM 152/1200 ED APO

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6.0  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Gen2E Blue  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Green  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Red  ·  Astrodon Gen2E Luminance

Accessory: Astrohaven Dome


Dates:March 18, 2017March 19, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Gen2E Blue: 6x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Green: 6x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Luminance: 6x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Red: 6x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 7.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 65.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2104597

RA center: 12h 1' 52"

DEC center: -18° 51' 18"

Pixel scale: 0.313 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.144 degrees

Field radius: 0.378 degrees


Resolution: 6776x5424

Locations: Astro La Vista Observatory, Prescott, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a second attempt to bring out more detail.

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Antennae - NGC 4038 (New Version), 



    
        

            Jim Matzger