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M13

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M13

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 150/750 Explorer PDS BD
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70 D
Mounts
Skywatcher AZ EQ5 Stellardrive
Accessories
GPU KomakorrF4
Software
Astro Pixel Processor · Photoshop CS6
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Guidescope 50/180
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI 120 MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 24, 2019
Frames:
26x125" (54' 10")
24x85" (34')
Integration:
1h 28' 10"
Avg. Moon age:
21.63 days
Avg. Moon phase:
55.45%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2821365

RA center: 16h41m39s.4

DEC center: +36°2728

Pixel scale: 2.165 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 344.474 degrees

Field radius: 0.903 degrees

Resolution: 2500x1667

Locations: Leebergwiese, Großmugl, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

I was surprised to find a not-so-small galaxy in the FOV.

Exposure length had to be adjusted in the middle of the session as the rising moon started swamping the background.

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