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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 5, NGC 5904, The star 5Ser
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M5 Globular Cluster in Seprpens, 


M5 Globular Cluster in Seprpens
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M5 Globular Cluster in Seprpens

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Artisanal T150/750 in Vixen casing and slide focuser

Imaging cameras: Nikon D7000

Mounts: Vixen GP2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Self-Made 80/320mm achromat

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II Color

Focal reducers: Lichtenknecker Coma Corrector

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  photoshop

Filters: Baader Planetarium SkyGlow

Dates:May 9, 2016

Frames: 180x60"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.35%

Basic astrometry details job: 1080215

RA center: 15h 19' 10"

DEC center: +1° 57' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.332 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -146.170 degrees

Field radius: 1.046 degrees

Resolution: 4797x2992

Data source: Backyard


M5 cluster imaged the same night as M3, in order to maximize the clear sky window between bad weather. This time about 3 hours were compiled.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M5 Globular Cluster in Seprpens,