Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corvus (Crv)  ·  Contains:  Antennae Galaxies  ·  NGC 4038  ·  NGC 4039
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Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039), 



    
        

            Todd
Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039)
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Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039)

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Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039), 



    
        

            Todd
Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039)
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Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 200/1000 Newton 8" PDS

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 30F4 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II-M

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  GIMP


Dates:Feb. 9, 2021

Frames: 19x300" (1h 35')

Integration: 1h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 27.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4749817

RA center: 12h01m49s

DEC center: -18°5338

Pixel scale: 0.778 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 312.375 degrees

Field radius: 0.383 degrees


Resolution: 2508x2508

Data source: Traveller

Description

Very happy to have the opportunity to capture these in a dark sky, even if a longer integration would have been better. Maybe I'll have an opportunity to add data this season

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Description: Better colour calibration and deconvolution.

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Antennae Galaxies / Ringtail Galaxy (NGC 4038 & 4039), 



    
        

            Todd