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





    
        

            Insight Observatory
M13 - Globular Cluster in Hercules

M13 - Globular Cluster in Hercules

Technical card

Resolution: 2265x1983

Dates:July 7, 2019July 8, 2019July 9, 2019

Frames:
Baader Blue: 5x300" -32C bin 1x1
Baader Green: 10x300" -32C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance: 5x300" -32C bin 1x1
Baader Red: 5x300" -32C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.1 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Bias: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 6.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.39%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.20

Astrometry.net job: 2802292

RA center: 250.430 degrees

DEC center: 36.455 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.220 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 38.711 degrees

Field radius: 0.510 degrees

Locations: SkyPi Remote Observatory, Pie Town, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory

Description

Messier 13 or M13, also designated NGC 6205 and sometimes called the Great Globular Cluster in Hercules or the Hercules Globular Cluster, is a globular cluster of several hundred thousand stars in the constellation of Hercules.

Image processed by Utkarsh Mishra using image data from Insight Observatory's image set repository "Starbase".

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M13 - Globular Cluster in Hercules, 





    
        

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