Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5139  ·  omega Cen
Omega Centauri - NGC5139, 



    
        

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Omega Centauri - NGC5139
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Omega Centauri - NGC5139

Omega Centauri - NGC5139, 



    
        

            TC_Fenua
Omega Centauri - NGC5139
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Omega Centauri - NGC5139

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C14 Hyperstar
Imaging Cameras
Canon 450D mod.
Mounts
Losmandy Titan
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. PixInsight 1.8 RC5 · Photoshop CS5

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 19, 2013
Frames:
40x25" (16' 40") ISO400 26C
Integration:
16' 40"
Darks:
30
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
8.63 days
Avg. Moon phase:
63.16%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Mean FWHM:
2.80
Temperature:
25.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 101024

RA center: 13h26m49s.4

DEC center: -47°2620

Pixel scale: 2.496 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -95.643 degrees

Field radius: 1.053 degrees

Resolution: 2560x1634

Locations: Home location, Pirae, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Description

First night with the Hyperstar. The Moon was a bit annoying since I didn't have any narrow band filters. But I really like the three galaxies caught in the background :o)

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Omega Centauri - NGC5139, 



    
        

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