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Contains:  M 80, NGC 6093
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M80 globular cluster in Scorpius, 


            Giuseppe Nicosia
M80 globular cluster in Scorpius
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M80 globular cluster in Scorpius

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Celestron CPC-800

Imaging cameras:Canon 600D Baader

Mounts:Celestron HD Pro Wedge

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Orion Mini Guidescope

Guiding cameras:ZW Optical ASI120MC

Focal reducers:Antares f/6.3 SCT

Software:PixInsight 1.8 Ripley Pisinsight 1.8O'Telescope BackyardEOSphotoshop

Dates:April 23, 2016

Frames: 10x180" ISO800 14C

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~6

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~38

Avg. Moon age: 15.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Mean SQM: 19.00

Temperature: 7.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3554550

RA center: 16h 17' 2"

DEC center: -22° 58' 44"

Pixel scale: 0.686 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.951 degrees

Field radius: 0.415 degrees

Resolution: 3624x2416

Locations: Balcone di casa, Pedara, Catania, Italy

Data source: Backyard



Giuseppe Nicosia
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M80 globular cluster in Scorpius, 


            Giuseppe Nicosia

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