Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules  ·  M 13  ·  NGC 6205
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M13, 



    
        

            Bob Hufnagel
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M13

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade SN6

Imaging cameras: Canon DSLR 60D

Mounts: iOptron EQ Mount

Software: Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.8  ·  BinaryRivers BackyardEOS 3.0


Dates:Nov. 6, 2013

Frames: 20x60" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 3.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.68%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 171210

RA center: 16h40m54s.5

DEC center: +36°2703

Pixel scale: 1.486 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -110.503 degrees

Field radius: 0.774 degrees


Resolution: 620x381

Locations: Backyard Observatory in Skyshed Pod, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Description

M13 is a widely recognized globular cluster, and I find it fascinating.

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M13, 



    
        

            Bob Hufnagel