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:  NGC 5128
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius
NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:IAS AK3

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mount:IAS AK3

Guiding telescope or lens:IAS AK3

Guiding camera:Lodestar X2

Software:Icanus Ltd Astro Photography Tool - APTAdobe Photoshop CCPixInsight 1.8.6 RipleyPHD2 GuidingCartes du Ciel

Filter:Astronomik L 2

Dates:April 30, 2019

Frames:Astronomik L 2: 27x300" (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.2 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 25.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean SQM: 21.80

Temperature: 14.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2790186

RA center: 13h 25' 28"

DEC center: -43° 1' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.502 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.634 degrees

Field radius: 0.342 degrees

Resolution: 4062x2744

Locations: IAS Observatory Hakos, Hakos, Namibia



Martin Junius
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


  • NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius
  • Final
    NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius


Description: Added deconvolution, better color calibration with FluXX.

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 5128 - Centaurus A Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius