Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Tucana (Tuc)  ·  Contains:  47 Tuc Cluster  ·  NGC 104  ·  NGC 121
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47 Tuc, 



    
        

            Warren
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47 Tuc

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47 Tuc, 



    
        

            Warren
47 Tuc
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47 Tuc

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 28, 2020
Frames:
68×20(22′ 40″)
Integration:
22′ 40″
Avg. Moon age:
10.21 days
Avg. Moon phase:
78.32%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3811544

RA center: 00h24m06s.5

DEC center: -72°0516

Pixel scale: 1.398 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 294.553 degrees

Field radius: 0.902 degrees

Resolution: 3582x2956

File size: 5.5 MB

Locations: Home number 2, Dark sky site, NSW, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

47 Tuc

Imaging between first quarter and full moon, so preferred imaging with short exposures (20 seconds each)

One of my favourite visual targets, always nice to look at through an eyepiece. I reckon is the prettiest of all the globular clusters I have seen.

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47 Tuc, 



    
        

            Warren