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Contains:  NGC 6207, M 13, Great Cluster in Hercules, NGC 6205
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M13 in Hercules, 





    
        

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M13 in Hercules

M13 in Hercules

Technical card

Resolution: 4656x3104

Dates:April 20, 2019

Frames:
Baader B 36mm ungefasst: 61x60" (gain: 76.00)
Baader G 36mm ungefasst: 68x60" (gain: 76.00)
Baader R 36mm ungefasst: 75x60" (gain: 76.00)

Integration: 3.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.58%

Astrometry.net job: 2652725

RA center: 250.399 degrees

DEC center: 36.433 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.864 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 57.061 degrees

Field radius: 0.671 degrees

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Messier 13, the so called Great Globular Cluster in the constellation Hercules consists of some hundred thousand stars. Its distance from earth is about 22,000 lightyears. The diameter of M 13 is about 150 lightyears..M13 was the target for the Arecibo message mankind sent into space from the Arecibo radio telescope in 1974 . The spiral galaxy NGC 6207 is also in the field of view (far left).

ZWO ASI1600mmpro on a TS 130/910 mm Apo.
75 x 60s Baader red gain 76
68 x 60s Baader green gain 76
61 x 60s Baader blue gain 76

Astro Pixel Processor and PS CC 2019

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