Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5064  ·  NGC 5139  ·  omega Cen

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    NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster, 



    
        

            Rafael Schmall
    NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster
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    NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster

    Image of the day 07/29/2018

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      NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster, 



    
        

            Rafael Schmall
      NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster
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      NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Quattro 200/800 modified carbon Skywatcher 200/800 Pro Carbon

      Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D (modified)

      Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6 Pro

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 guider

      Focal reducers: Skywatcher f4 comacorrector Skywatcher

      Software: Photoshop CS 6  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  Nebulosity

      Accessory: Lacerta Mgen Autoguider Lacerta M-Gen Autoguider


      Dates:May 14, 2018

      Frames: 50x150" (2h 5')

      Integration: 2h 5'

      Avg. Moon age: 28.43 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 1.36%


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2163338

      RA center: 13h 24' 55"

      DEC center: -47° 42' 3"

      Pixel scale: 3.803 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 27.860 degrees

      Field radius: 1.300 degrees


      Resolution: 1824x1216

      Locations: Isabis Farm, Windhoek, Isabis, Namibia

      Data source: Traveller

      Description

      This is my globular cluster photo from the Omega Centauri. The composition was planned. I want to compose the surrounded flux nebula also.

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      NGC 5139 - The Omega Centauri globular cluster, 



    
        

            Rafael Schmall