Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 3  ·  NGC 5272
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            Colin McGill
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M3

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            Colin McGill
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M3

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Ian King Ikharos 8" RC
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460 EX
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MX
Filters
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm
Accessories
Atik EFW2 · Innovations Foresight On-axis guider
Software
PixInsight · Software Bisque CCDSoft 5 · AstroPlanner · CCDCommander · TheSkyX
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Ian King Ikharos 8" RC
Guiding Cameras
Atik 314L+

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 27, 2014
Frames:
62x150" (2h 35')
Integration:
2h 35'
Avg. Moon age:
0.16 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.03%

RA center: 13h42m11s.0

DEC center: +28°2233

Pixel scale: 0.584 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.179 degrees

Field radius: 0.286 degrees

Resolution: 2749x2199

Locations: Astro Camp, Nerpio, Albacete, Spain

Description

Lovely globular cluster in Canes Venatici.

I used 1x1 RGB images only, and combined to get a pseudoluminance to apply deconvolution to.

Particularly good seeing - between 1.5 and 2 ".

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M3, 



    
        

            Colin McGill