Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  M 92  ·  NGC 6341
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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster, 



    
        

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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster
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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster

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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero
M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster
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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech AT8IN
Imaging Cameras
QHY CCD QHY8
Mounts
CGEM
Filters
Lumicon UHC 2"
Accessories
Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III
Software
Star Tools · Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.X · Photoshop CS6 · ADGSoftware PHD2 (OpenPHD)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 50 mm mini guider
Guiding Cameras
Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 5, 2014
Frames:
23x360" (2h 18') (gain: 11.00) -8°C bin 1x1
Integration:
2h 18'
Darks:
10
Flats:
19
Flat darks:
19
Bias:
101
Avg. Moon age:
7.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
46.53%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Temperature:
22.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 294481

RA center: 17h17m05s.0

DEC center: +43°0632

Pixel scale: 1.978 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.607 degrees

Field radius: 1.017 degrees

Resolution: 3059x2087

Locations: Backyard, Gainesville, FL, United States

Description

Often overlooked because of its more spectacular neighbor in Hercules, M92 is still one of the brightest globular clusters in our sky, visible by naked eye under dark skies.

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M92/NGC 6341 - The "Other" Hercules Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero