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Contains:  M 5, NGC 5904
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MESSIER 5 - M5, 


            Fran Jackson
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Omegon RC 14"

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon RC 14"

Guiding cameras: Atik Titan

Focal reducers: TS CCD47

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  AstroArt 5

Filters: Baader Planetarium L 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium RGB 1.25''

Accessory: Armadillo Seletek Autofocus  ·  ATIK Filter Wheel EFW 2

Dates:March 13, 2019March 14, 2019

Baader Planetarium L 1.25": 35x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB 1.25'': 105x100" bin 2x2

Integration: 5.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.36%

Basic astrometry details job: 3781488

RA center: 15h 18' 33"

DEC center: +2° 4' 48"

Pixel scale: 0.470 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.958 degrees

Field radius: 0.229 degrees

Resolution: 2744x2192

Data source: Backyard


El cúmulo globular M5 (también conocido como Objeto Messier 5, Messier 5, M5 o NGC 5904) es un cúmulo globular que se encuentra en la constelación de Serpens. Su magnitud conjunta en banda B (filtro azul) es igual a la 7.341 mientras que su magnitud en banda V (filtro verde) es 6.65. Presenta un tipo espectral F7 y fotográficamente se aprecia de color amarillento debido a la gran cantidad de estrellas gigantes rojas que contiene. Presenta una velocidad radial (respecto al Sol) de 51.8 km/s1 ó 186 480 km/h.



Fran Jackson
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MESSIER 5 - M5, 


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