Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 5128
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile

Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile

Technical card

Resolution: 2141x1700

Dates:July 20, 2019

Frames: 73x900"

Integration: 18.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.33%

Astrometry.net job: 3181980

RA center: 13h 25' 32"

DEC center: -43° 1' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.466 degrees

Field radius: 0.429

Locations: Deep Sky Chile, Chile, Chile

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyChile

Description

Centaurus A or NGC 5128 is a galaxy in the constellation of Centaurus. It was discovered in 1826 by Scottish astronomer James Dunlop from his home in Parramatta, in New South Wales, Australia.

This is an LRGB combination.

Comments

Author

mileszhou
Miles Zhou
License: None (All rights reserved)
1982
Like

Revisions

  • Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
    Original
  • Final
    Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
    C

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Centaurus A (NGC 5128) from Chile, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou

In these public groups

Members of Deep Sky West