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NGC 5128 - Centaurus A in Close-up

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nandopg    415


NGC5128 is a lenticular galaxy distant from Earth 14 million light years.
Its apparent diameter is 25 x 20 arcminutes and its magnitude is 6.0

Luminance: 24 x 10m 1x1
Blue: 24 x 5 m - 2x2
Red and Green: 20 x 5 m 2x2 
Scope: RC-8" f/8 on NEQ-6
CCD: ST-8300M
Guided: OAG Lumicon, Lodestar and PHD.
Bias, Flats and Darks applied.


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nandopg    415
17 hours ago, MarsG76 said:

Fantastic. So much detail.

Thank you !!



16 hours ago, Dave In Vermont said:

A wonderful take!

Thank you -


Thanks Dave !!  Appreciate your comment.


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gorann    1,826

You have done it again Fernando!

Keep on spoiling us with great images.

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