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



    
        

            Björn Gludau
The Jewelbox NGC 4755
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The Jewelbox NGC 4755

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The Jewelbox NGC 4755, 



    
        

            Björn Gludau
The Jewelbox NGC 4755
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The Jewelbox NGC 4755

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3 20" Newton Astrograph

Imaging cameras: FLI Microline 29050

Guiding telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3 20" Newton Astrograph

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar guide camera

Software: Seqence Generator Pro  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  AstroPixelProcessor  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripely

Filters: Baader RGB 50x50 square


Frames: 15x180" (45')

Integration: 45'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3246191

RA center: 12h53m22s.3

DEC center: -60°2110

Pixel scale: 0.594 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.307 degrees

Field radius: 0.648 degrees


Resolution: 6539x4354

Locations: IAS Observatory, Farm Hakos, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

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RGB 5x180 sec.

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The Jewelbox NGC 4755, 



    
        

            Björn Gludau