Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Lepus (Lep)  ·  Contains:  M 79  ·  NGC 1904
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M79 Globular Cluster in Lepus, 


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M79 Globular Cluster in Lepus

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron NexStar 8SE

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Focal reducers: Celestron f/6.3 FR/FF

Software: photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  EQMOD  ·  Cartes du Ciel

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS-CCD

Dates:Sept. 22, 2012

Frames: 76x30" (38')

Integration: 38'

Avg. Moon age: 7.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.43%

RA center: 05h24m10s.756

DEC center: -24°3127.37

Pixel scale: 0.887 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.797 degrees

Field radius: 0.109 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 620x632

Locations: Stanford Faculty Observatory (Bortle 6 SQM 18.6), Stanford, California, United States


Trying to complete Marathon and conditions very poor for this as done near horizon and could not guide as went in and out of trees. So stacked a lot of 30s images. Will be back whe n higher off the horizon.


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M79 Globular Cluster in Lepus, 



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