Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  M 53  ·  NGC 5024
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            Charles Ward
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M53

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Software: PixInsight


Dates:April 17, 2015

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 9x300" (45') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 9x300" (45') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 9x300" (45') bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 28.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.42%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 619279

RA center: 13h12m53s.8

DEC center: +18°1019

Orientation: 179.155 degrees

Field radius: 0.784 degrees


Resolution: 3249x2469

Description

Another glob. This one isn't quite so inspiring, and I think it needed more exposure, as there's a rather large halo of underresolved stars around it. I am not sure adding more data to this one will be a priority, however, so I'll go ahead and post it. :-)

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