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Contains:  M 92, NGC 6341
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M92, The Other Glob in Hercules!, 



    
        

            Will Czaja
M92, The Other Glob in Hercules!
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M92, The Other Glob in Hercules!

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Dates:May 15, 2019

Frames: 165x120" bin 0x0

Integration: 5.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.86%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2752104

RA center: 17h 17' 9"

DEC center: +43° 7' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.481 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 105.208 degrees

Field radius: 0.734 degrees


Resolution: 2845x2151

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

Interesting M92 Facts:
Distance from Earth: 26,700 light years
Number of stars: 250,000 stars
Mass: 200,000 solar masses
Age: 14.2 +/- 1.2 billion years old
....Wait a minute.. isn't the age of the Universe only 13.7Gyr old?!
It is! M92 is nearly as old as the Universe, but there's a greater uncertainty to it's age.

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M92, The Other Glob in Hercules!, 



    
        

            Will Czaja