Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5128
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Centaurus A - NGC5128

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Centaurus A - NGC5128, 



    
        

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Centaurus A - NGC5128
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Centaurus A - NGC5128

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 200/800 carbon Newton astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D(a)

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO belt modified

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 53 mm mini (for guiding)

Guiding cameras: Mgen guide camera

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 coma corrector

Software: Auriga Imaging RegiStar 1.0.9  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Nebulosity 3.3.3


Dates:May 15, 2018

Frames: 104x300" (8h 40')

Integration: 8h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 0.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.00%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2154487

RA center: 13h 25' 28"

DEC center: -43° 1' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.955 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 33.229 degrees

Field radius: 0.932 degrees


Resolution: 1890x1260

Locations: Farm Isabis, Isabis Farm, Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is the Centaurus A radio galaxy in Centaurus. Image was taken at farm Isabis, Namibia in May of 2018.

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Centaurus A - NGC5128, 



    
        

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