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Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules, M 13, NGC 6205
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MESSIER 13 - M13, 


            Fran Jackson
MESSIER 13 - M13
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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:Feb. 4, 2019Feb. 5, 2019Feb. 6, 2019

Baader Planetarium L 1.25": 30x180" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium L 1.25": 20x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB 1.25'': 80x100" bin 2x2

Integration: 5.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.94%

Basic astrometry details job: 2630020

RA center: 16h 41' 41"

DEC center: +36° 27' 36"

Pixel scale: 0.469 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.334 degrees

Field radius: 0.225 degrees

Resolution: 2699x2154

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


El Cúmulo de Hércules es un cúmulo globular de la constelación de Hércules. Fue descubierto por el astrónomo inglés Edmond Halley en el año 1714 y añadido posteriormente por Charles Messier en su famoso catálogo de objetos astronómicos.



Fran Jackson
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Sky plot


MESSIER 13 - M13, 


            Fran Jackson