Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Tucana (Tuc)  ·  Contains:  47 Tuc Cluster  ·  NGC 104  ·  NGC 121
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2, 



    
        

            Martin Junius
NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2, 



    
        

            Martin Junius
NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 104 - 47 Tuc - Globular Cluster in Tucana - IAS Remote Jan 2022 - LRGB v2

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi Epsilon 160
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY268M
Mounts
10Micron GM3000 HPS
Filters
Chroma R 36mm · Chroma B 36mm · Chroma G 36mm · Chroma L 36mm
Software
N.I.N.A. Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy · Adobe Photoshop 2021 · Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic · Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 9, 2022 ·  Jan. 11, 2022
Frames:
Chroma B 36mm: 20x60" (20') (gain: 0.00) -10C bin 1x1
Chroma G 36mm: 24x60" (24') (gain: 0.00) -10C bin 1x1
Chroma L 36mm: 49x60" (49') (gain: 0.00) -10C bin 1x1
Chroma R 36mm: 23x60" (23') (gain: 0.00) -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
1h 56'
Darks:
40
Flats:
20
Avg. Moon age:
8.04 days
Avg. Moon phase:
56.82%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5397245

RA center: 00h24m09s.6

DEC center: -72°0448

Pixel scale: 1.435 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.332 degrees

Field radius: 1.197 degrees

Resolution: 4994x3338

Locations: IAS Observatory Hakos, Hakos, Namibia

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

IAS - Internationale Amateuersternwarte e.V. - Hakos Observatory, Namibia
Yet another test of IAS remote telescope "Klein-Lukas"
Remote team: F. Hund, J. Obstfelder, L. Demetz, M. Mushardt, T. Klemmer, T. Winterer, M. Junius

With moon-lit skies, the globular cluster NGC 104 aka 47 Tucanae was an obvious target, a true southerner here skirting the Small Magellanic Cloud.

80% crop of camera field.

Comments