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



    
        

            Wilson
NGC 5128 Centaurus A
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NGC 5128 Centaurus A

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ 6 R Pro SynScan GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: orion 50mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 290 MM

Focal reducers: Starizona SCT Corrector II - 0.63X

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5  ·  Stark-Labs PHD-Guiding

Filters: ZWO LRGB 1.25" optimized for ASI1600  ·  STC Astro Multispectra Filter


Dates:May 6, 2019

Frames: 150x60"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.68%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2681612

RA center: 13h 25' 25"

DEC center: -43° 0' 36"

Pixel scale: 0.538 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.363 degrees

Field radius: 0.296 degrees


Resolution: 2802x2803

Data source: Backyard

Description

Night was exceptionally dark so took a few hours using my C8 for this object

Gain = 76. L = 90x1m. RBG = 20x1m each
Will add more data if another dark night occurs

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NGC 5128 Centaurus A, 



    
        

            Wilson