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Contains:  M 83, NGC 5236
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M83 / NGC 5236 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius
M83 / NGC 5236 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
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M83 / NGC 5236 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:IAS AK3

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mounts:IAS AK3

Guiding telescopes or lenses:IAS AK3

Guiding cameras:Lodestar X2

Software:Adobe Photoshop CCIcanus Ltd Astro Photography Tool - APTPixInsight 1.8.6 RipleyPHD2 GuidingCartes du CielAdobe Lightroom Classic CC

Filters:Astronomik L 2

Dates:May 3, 2019

Frames:Astronomik L 2: 33x300" (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.8 hours

Darks: ~71

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 28.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.26%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean SQM: 21.80

Temperature: 17.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2806213

RA center: 13h 37' 0"

DEC center: -29° 52' 15"

Pixel scale: 0.502 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.609 degrees

Field radius: 0.339 degrees

Resolution: 4009x2756

Locations: IAS Observatory Hakos, Hakos, Namibia



Martin Junius
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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M83 / NGC 5236 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Martin Junius