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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

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

Filters: Baader RGB 50x50 square

Frames: 15x180"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Basic astrometry details job: 3246191

RA center: 12h 53' 22"

DEC center: -60° 21' 10"

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


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RGB 5x180 sec.



Björn Gludau
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The Jewelbox NGC 4755, 


            Björn Gludau