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

Technical card

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


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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