Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corvus (Crv)  ·  Contains:  Antennae  ·  Antennae Galaxies  ·  NGC 4038  ·  NGC 4039
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~ the antennae galaxies ~, 



    
        

            Daniel Kuebler
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~ the antennae galaxies ~

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
~ the antennae galaxies ~, 



    
        

            Daniel Kuebler
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~ the antennae galaxies ~

Equipment

Imaging Cameras
FLI PL16803
Filters
LRGB
Software
Photoshop 2020 · PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ASA RC-1000AZ

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 9, 2021
Frames:
Astrodon B: 3x300" (15')
Astrodon G: 3x300" (15')
L: 5x300" (25')
R: 3x300" (15')
Integration:
1h 10'
Avg. Moon age:
27.20 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.02%

RA center: 12h01m49s.684

DEC center: -18°5258.89

Pixel scale: 0.546 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.662 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.210 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2048x1871

Locations: El Sauce Observatory, Río Hurtado, Chile

Data source: Professional, scientific grade data

Description

One of my desired targets, though not at the top of the list, which I would never (and I mean never) have been able to photograph with my modest gear, I was now able to capture using a giant 1m telescope provided by Telescope Live.

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~ the antennae galaxies ~, 



    
        

            Daniel Kuebler