Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules  ·  M 13  ·  NGC 6205  ·  NGC 6207
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M13 Globular Cluster in RGB, 



    
        

            Mike Oates
M13 Globular Cluster in RGB
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M13 Globular Cluster in RGB

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M13 Globular Cluster in RGB, 



    
        

            Mike Oates
M13 Globular Cluster in RGB
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M13 Globular Cluster in RGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106 ED

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress SX-814 Trius Monochrome CCD

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Opticstar AR80S (f5) Gold Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Starlight-XPress Lodestar Autoguider

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8

Filters: Red  ·  Green  ·  Blue

Accessory: Lakeside Astro Motor Focus System  ·  Starlight Instruments FTF3545B-A Focuser  ·  Starlight-XPress Filter Wheel


Dates:June 5, 2014

Frames:
Blue: 9x180" (27') -25C bin 1x1
Green: 12x180" (36') -25C bin 1x1
Red: 10x180" (30') -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 33'

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 7.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.53%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 347741

RA center: 16h 41' 43"

DEC center: +36° 28' 8"

Pixel scale: 1.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.955 degrees

Field radius: 0.831 degrees


Resolution: 3284x2560

Locations: The Hills Observatory, Manchester, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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M13 Globular Cluster in RGB, 



    
        

            Mike Oates