Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 3  ·  NGC 5272
Messier 3, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato
Messier 3
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Messier 3

Messier 3, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato
Messier 3
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Messier 3

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6 Syntreck

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO Viewfinder 8X50

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD Filter


Dates:April 16, 2012

Frames: 36x240" (2h 24')

Integration: 2h 24'

Avg. Moon age: 25.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.38%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 92921

RA center: 13h 41' 45"

DEC center: +28° 20' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.451 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.728 degrees

Field radius: 0.796 degrees


Resolution: 3289x2185

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Messier 3, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato