Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  M 92  ·  M92  ·  NGC 6341
M92, 



    
        

            Massimo Ermanni
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M92

M92, 



    
        

            Massimo Ermanni
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M92

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Newton 200/1000

Imaging cameras: ATIK Infinity OSC

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ5 GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini Guide Scope 50 mm

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI 2 Color

Software: Cyanogen MaximDL 6 Pro  ·  EQASCOM  ·  Pixinsight 1.8


Dates:Aug. 12, 2016

Frames: 30x60" (30')

Integration: 30'

Avg. Moon age: 8.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.40%


Astrometry.net job: 1868301

RA center: 17h 17' 13"

DEC center: +43° 7' 39"

Pixel scale: 0.664 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -125.592 degrees

Field radius: 0.308 degrees


Resolution: 2684x1992

Data source: Backyard

Description

Messier 92 (also known as NGC 6341) is a globular cluster of stars in the northern constellation of Hercules. It is at a distance of about 26,700 light-years away from Earth.

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M92, 



    
        

            Massimo Ermanni