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Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules, M 13, NGC 6205, NGC 6207
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Oh no, not another M13, 


            Frank Kane
Oh no, not another M13
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Oh no, not another M13

Technical card

Dates:May 7, 2019

Frames: 91x60"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.31%

Basic astrometry details job: 2684328

RA center: 16h 41' 54"

DEC center: +36° 27' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.113 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 83.264 degrees

Field radius: 0.575 degrees

Resolution: 3178x1930

Locations: My Driveway, Winter Springs, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard


Yup, it's M13, the great globular cluster in Hercules. There are many like it, but this one is mine.

Went with a wider field on this to show off some of its interesting neighbors - a couple of colorful stars, and a galaxy I never knew was there.



Frank Kane
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Oh no, not another M13, 


            Frank Kane