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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 4945  ·  The star ξ1Cen
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Xi and NGC 4945 - Galaxy in Centaurus, 


            Martin Junius
Xi and NGC 4945 - Galaxy in Centaurus
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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: Photoshop CC  ·  Adobe Lightroom Classic CC  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Cartes du Ciel

Filters: Astronomik L 2

Dates:May 5, 2019May 6, 2019

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

Integration: 2.2 hours

Darks: ~71

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 1.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.50%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean SQM: 21.80

Temperature: 17.50

Basic astrometry details job: 2823756

RA center: 13h 5' 4"

DEC center: -49° 27' 50"

Pixel scale: 0.500 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.311 degrees

Field radius: 0.341 degrees

Resolution: 4060x2747

Locations: IAS Observatory Hakos, Hakos, Namibia



Martin Junius
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Xi and NGC 4945 - Galaxy in Centaurus, 


            Martin Junius