Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5139  ·  NGC5139  ·  Omega Centauri  ·  omega Cen
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Omega Centauri, 


            Scotty Bishop
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Omega Centauri

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA500:3.6 Corrected Newtonian

Imaging cameras: FLI PL16083

Mounts: ASA DDM85

Software: Adobe Photoshop 2021

Filters: Astrodon B  ·  Astrodon G  ·  Astrodon R

Dates:Feb. 19, 2021

Astrodon B: 7x180" bin 1x1
Astrodon G: 6x180" bin 1x1
Astrodon R: 7x180" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.32%

Astrometry.net job: 4234111

RA center: 13h 26' 48"

DEC center: -47° 28' 47"

Pixel scale: 0.963 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.055 degrees

Field radius: 0.776 degrees

Resolution: 4103x4105

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce


Here is my favorite globular cluster and a telescope.live advanced request I had completed last night. I really like Omega Centauri, and while I can and have gotten it from the US there's nothing like having it high up in the sky in Chile.


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Omega Centauri, 


            Scotty Bishop

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