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
Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 5139, omega Cen
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Omega Centauri NGC 5139, 


Omega Centauri NGC 5139
Powered byPixInsight

Omega Centauri NGC 5139

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF  ·  William Optics 102 GT 20th Anniversary Edition

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX

Mounts: Orion Atlas

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Imaging Focal Reducer for Refractors

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters  ·  Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L

Dates:April 20, 2014April 6, 2019

Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L: 13x120"
Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L: 13x180"
Baader Planetariun RGB 1.25" Filters: 9x120"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.81%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2632127

RA center: 13h 26' 42"

DEC center: -47° 28' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.687 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 278.882 degrees

Field radius: 0.497 degrees

Resolution: 1746x1203

Data source: Backyard


Stack of all subs from my two telescopes OrionED80 and WO102GT (2014 / 2019). Processed and stacked with Pixinsight.




Sky plot

Sky plot


Omega Centauri NGC 5139,