Alpha Centauri and the Southern Cross

Alpha Centauri and the Southern Cross from Paranal.

Credit:

John Colosimo (colosimophotography.com)/ESO

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About the Image

Id:colosimo-130704-010
Type:Observation
Release date:5 August 2013, 12:13
Size:5663 x 3763 px

About the Object

Name:Alpha Centauri
Type:• Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
• X - Stars
Constellation:Centaurus

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Coordinates

Position (RA):13 12 37.84
Position (Dec):-61° 21' 9.46"
Field of view:1682.17 x 1117.78 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 4.7° right of vertical
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