Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  omega Cen, NGC 5139
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Omega Centauri, 





    
        

            Casey Good
Omega Centauri

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Planewave 17" CDK

Imaging camera:SBIG STXL-11002

Mount:Paramount ME

Filters:BGRL

Resolution: 3715x2572

Dates:Nov. 25, 2018

Frames:
B: 6x600" bin 1x1
G: 6x600" bin 1x1
L: 6x600" bin 1x1
R: 7x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.37%

Astrometry.net job: 2384979

RA center: 201.701 degrees

DEC center: -47.478 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 153.849 degrees

Field radius: 0.397 degrees

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Heaven's Mirror Observatory

Description

Omega Centuari - the largest globular cluster in the sky. Just an amazing object, wish I living where I could observe it visually!

Comments

Author

crgood2
Casey Good
License: None (All rights reserved)
2762
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Omega Centauri, 





    
        

            Casey Good

In these public groups

Cloudy Nights