Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  Centaurus A  ·  NGC 5128
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Centaurus A, NGC5128, 



    
        

            Todd
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Centaurus A, NGC5128

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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Centaurus A, NGC5128, 



    
        

            Todd
Centaurus A, NGC5128
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Centaurus A, NGC5128

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

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:June 27, 2020

Frames: 23x240" (1h 32') ISO640

Integration: 1h 32'

Darks: 20

Flats: 30

Avg. Moon age: 6.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.41%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3641183

RA center: 13h 25' 26"

DEC center: -43° 2' 16"

Pixel scale: 0.895 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.239 degrees

Field radius: 0.591 degrees


Resolution: 3360x3360

Data source: Traveller

Description

First time in a dark sky with my newly acquired, second hand 200/1000 Newtonian.

I like it!

Coma corrector on the way...

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Centaurus A, NGC5128, 



    
        

            Todd