Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  Centaurus A  ·  NGC 5128
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NGC 5128 / Centaurus A, 



    
        

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NGC 5128 / Centaurus A
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3 20" Newton Astrograph

Imaging cameras: FLI Microline 29050

Guiding telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3 20" Newton Astrograph

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar guide camera

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripely

Filters: Baader Luminance 50mm square  ·  Baader RGB 50x50 square


Dates:June 18, 2018

Frames:
Baader Luminance 50mm square: 8x600" (1h 20') -25C bin 1x1
Baader RGB 50x50 square: 15x300" (1h 15') -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 5.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.82%

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3410442

RA center: 13h 25' 28"

DEC center: -43° 1' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.595 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.364 degrees

Field radius: 0.302 degrees


Resolution: 2801x2343

Locations: IAS Observatory, Farm Hakos, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

Astroimage of the week / Astronomie.de 01/2019

Shortlisted for Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019

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NGC 5128 / Centaurus A, 



    
        

            Björn Gludau