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Contains:  M 13, Great Cluster in Hercules, NGC 6205
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M13 (The Great Hercules Cluster), 


            Dimitris Platis
M13 (The Great Hercules Cluster)

M13 (The Great Hercules Cluster)

Technical card

Resolution: 2472x1836 job: 642199

RA center: 16h 41' 40"

DEC center: +36° 27' 25"

Pixel scale: 0.927 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.373 degrees

Field radius: 0.396


Location: Parnonas, Greece (1240m)
Constellation : Hercules
Imaging scope : GSO RC8
Imaging camera : QHY9M (-30°C)
Guiding camera: Lodestar
Mount : Skywatcher EQ6
Guiding : TSOAG9
Focal Reducer : -
Image scale : 0.68 arcsec/pixel (or so I thought!)
Filters : 2' Baader
Filter Wheel : Starlight Express 5x2’

Exposures :
RGB bin 2x2 10x300sec
L bin 1x1 10x300 sec

Calibration frames :
Darks 20x, Flats 10x, Bias 100x
Calibration/Processing : Pixinsight 1.8
Capture : Sequence Generator Pro
Tracking : PhD2 2.5.0



Dimitris Platis
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M13 (The Great Hercules Cluster), 


            Dimitris Platis