Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Crux (Cru)  ·  Contains:  Jewel Box  ·  Mimosa (βCru)  ·  NGC 4755  ·  The star Becrux  ·  The star κCru  ·  The star λCru  ·  kappa Cru cluster
Jewel Box, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Jewel Box
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Jewel Box

Jewel Box, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Jewel Box
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Jewel Box

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher Evostar 72ED
Imaging Cameras
Canon 6D
Mounts
Skywatcher Star Adventuer · Celestron Tripod
Accessories
Skywatcher 72ED Flattener
Software
PHOTOSHOP CC

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 26, 2019
Frames:
1x45" (45")
Integration:
45"
Avg. Moon age:
21.98 days
Avg. Moon phase:
51.77%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3258438

RA center: 12h51m41s.3

DEC center: -59°5949

Pixel scale: 4.770 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 278.739 degrees

Field radius: 1.182 degrees

Resolution: 1511x950

Locations: Shane Hunter, Bensville, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Jewel Box Cluster and Becrux (Beta Crucis) in the constellation Crux (Southern Cross for us Aussies). Single 45-second exposure, Canon 6D, ISO1600, Skywatcher Star Adventurer, 72ED & Photoshop

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Jewel Box, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter

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