Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corvus (Crv)  ·  Contains:  Antennae  ·  Antennae Galaxies  ·  NGC 4038  ·  NGC 4039  ·  NGC4038  ·  NGC4039
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Calwell 60/61 - Antennae Galaxies, 



    
        

            Nicolas ROLLAND
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Calwell 60/61 - Antennae Galaxies

Imaging telescopes or lenses: PlaneWave Instruments CDK 17"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL-11002

Mounts: Paramount ME

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon LRGB Gen2


Dates:March 3, 2020

Frames: 77x1200"

Integration: 25.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.85%


Astrometry.net job: 4371730

RA center: 12h 1' 49"

DEC center: -18° 54' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -118.602 degrees

Field radius: 0.318 degrees


Resolution: 2346x2748

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

RA: 12h 01m 53s
DEC: -18° 52’ 10“
Location: Corvus
Distance: 45 Mly
Magnitude: 11.2
Other designations: NGC 4038 / 4039, ARP 244

Captured between February & March 2020
Fiel Of view: 33.1 x 24.8 arcmin
Total acquisition time of 22 hours 40 min.

Planewave CDK17
Technical Details
Captured by Martin Pugh
Processed by: Nicolas ROLLAND
Location: El Sauce Observatory, Rio Hurtado, Chile
Dates of Capture February & March 2020
L 22 x 1200 sec
R 15 x 1200 sec
G 15 x 1200sec
B 16 x 1200sec
Ha 9 x 1800sec
Optics: Planewave 17“ CDK @ F6.8
Mount: Paramount PME
CCD: SBIG STXL-11002 (AOX)
Pre Processing: Pixinsight
Post Processing: Photoshop CC

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