Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 3  ·  NGC 5272
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M3 Globular Cluster, 



    
        

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M3 Globular Cluster
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M3 Globular Cluster

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M3 Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Chris-A
M3 Globular Cluster
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M3 Globular Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Toscanoptic 10" Truss RC F9

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY9 mono

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Filters: Baader 36 HII, OIII, SII 7nm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress SX-filter-wheel 7x + SX-OAG


Dates:April 14, 2018

Frames: 14x900" (3h 30')

Integration: 3h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 27.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.96%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2031654

RA center: 13h 42' 15"

DEC center: +28° 22' 19"

Pixel scale: 1.396 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 275.007 degrees

Field radius: 0.367 degrees


Resolution: 1524x1120

Locations: Home Observatory, Freckleton, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Last night was clear but a bit too hazy to add data to the galaxy WIP pic I am currently working on, so thought I would have a quick go at a globular.

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Description: Tweaked Red channel inc gradient

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