Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  Hercules Globular Cluster  ·  M 13  ·  NGC 6205  ·  NGC 6207
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M13 Hercules Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
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M13 Hercules Cluster

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M13 Hercules Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
M13 Hercules Cluster
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M13 Hercules Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C11 SCT C-11

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 2600 MC Pro

Mounts: Celestron CGX-L

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Short Tube 80

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar 2

Focal reducers: Starizona Hyperstar V4

Software: Pleiades pixinsight 1.86  ·  Open PHD Guiding PHD 2.6


Dates:May 28, 2021

Frames: 168x15" (42')

Integration: 42'

Avg. Moon age: 17.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4567887

RA center: 16h41m43s

DEC center: +36°2642

Pixel scale: 1.440 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.987 degrees

Field radius: 0.816 degrees


Resolution: 3224x2502

Data source: Backyard

Description

Here's the beautiful globular cluster which we call M13 in the constellation Hercules.

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M13 Hercules Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz