Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  M 92  ·  NGC 6341
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M92 Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
M92 Globular Cluster
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M92 Globular Cluster

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M92 Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane
M92 Globular Cluster
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M92 Globular Cluster

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher StarLux 190MN
Imaging Cameras
Atik 383L+
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MyT
Filters
Astronomik L R G B
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 27, 2020
Frames:
82x60" (1h 22')
Integration:
1h 22'
Avg. Moon age:
4.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
17.56%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3468282

RA center: 17h17m11s.3

DEC center: +43°0758

Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.956 degrees

Field radius: 0.407 degrees

Resolution: 2150x1512

Locations: Merritt Island home, Merritt Island, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

M92 is one of the brightest globular clusters in the Milky Way. Its more photogenic neighbor within Hercules, M13, gets a lot more attention - but I thought M92 deserves some love too.

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M92 Globular Cluster, 



    
        

            Frank Kane