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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 3, NGC 5272
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M3 Globular Cluster, 


M3 Globular Cluster
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M3 Globular Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 9.25''

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts: Celestron CGX

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Software: O'Telescope Backyard EOS Premium Edition  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  PHD Labs PHD 2 Guiding  ·  StarTools 1.4.346  ·  Gimp 2.10.8

Dates:Feb. 26, 2019

Frames: 40x300"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.03%

Basic astrometry details job: 2666307

RA center: 13h 42' 10"

DEC center: +28° 24' 3"

Pixel scale: 1.098 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 76.541 degrees

Field radius: 0.419 degrees

Resolution: 2266x1552

Locations: Home (Bortle 5), Guildford, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


Processed in StarTools - 29 Apr 2019
Acquisition - 26 Feb 2019
40 x 300 sec @ ISO 400 Lights
30 x ISO 400 Flats



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M3 Globular Cluster,