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Contains:  omega Cen, NGC 5139, NGC 5128
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Omega Centauri and Centaurus A, 





    
        

            Schicko
Omega Centauri and Centaurus A

Omega Centauri and Centaurus A

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 70-200 f4 L

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1000Da

Software:Photoshop CS5Theli

Resolution: 1300x867

Dates:May 3, 2011

Frames: 12x240" ISO400

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.04%

Astrometry.net job: 83930

RA center: 201.313 degrees

DEC center: -45.300 degrees

Pixel scale: 18.263 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.213 degrees

Field radius: 3.962 degrees

Locations: Farm Tivoli, Windhoek, Namibia

Description

Two of the highlights of the southern sky in one image
@200mm f4
Tracking/guiding at the counterweight of the K100 mount

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License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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Omega Centauri and Centaurus A, 





    
        

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