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

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher StarLux 190MN

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MyT

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik L R G B

Dates:April 27, 2020

Frames: 82x60"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.56%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3468282

RA center: 17h 17' 11"

DEC center: +43° 7' 58"

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


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.


Sky plot

Sky plot


M92 Globular Cluster, 


            Frank Kane