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Contains:  M 56, NGC 6779
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M56 Globular Cluster in Lyra, 





    
        

            Mike Oates
M56 Globular Cluster in Lyra

M56 Globular Cluster in Lyra

Technical card

Resolution: 4430x3773

Dates:May 28, 2019

Frames:
Blue: 24x60" bin 1x1
CLS CCD: 15x180" bin 1x1
Green: 17x60" bin 1x1
Red: 16x60" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 33.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Mean SQM: 18.30

Astrometry.net job: 2716088

RA center: 288.977 degrees

DEC center: 30.271 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.083 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.168 degrees

Field radius: 0.875 degrees

Locations: The Hills Observatory, Manchester, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

A very quick image captured during short gaps in the cloud. Short exposures were all I could manage, followed by a quick process.

It makes a nice change to produce a final image in a day or so rather than many weeks, months of even years of image capture and processing.

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M56 Globular Cluster in Lyra, 





    
        

            Mike Oates