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Contains:  IC 1170, IC 1178, IC 1181, IC 1182, IC 1185, IC 1192, IC 1193, IC 1194, NGC 6039, NGC 6040, NGC 6041, NGC 6043, NGC 6044, NGC 6045, NGC 6047, NGC 6050, NGC 6054
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Abell 2151 - Hercules Cluster

Technical card

Dates:May 20, 2020

Frames: 70x180" (gain: 50.00) 5C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 27.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.77%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3535433

RA center: 16h 5' 34"

DEC center: +17° 41' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.210 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.243 degrees

Field radius: 0.388 degrees

Resolution: 1952x1232

Locations: Western Hungary, Páli, Hungary

Data source: Backyard


The Hercules Cluster (Abell 2151) is a galaxy-cluster of about 200 galaxies.
There are many interacting galaxies to seen .



sky-watcher (johny)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Abell 2151 - Hercules Cluster, 


            sky-watcher (johny)