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Contains:  M 2, NGC 7089
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M2, 



    
        

            Yago
M2
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M2

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher 150/750

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 1000D Canon

Mounts:HEQ5PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Omegon Guiding Scope 50/200

Guiding cameras:ZWO ASI 120 MM Mini

Software:SharCap ProPHD2AstroPhotography Tool Astro Photography toolStarTools


Dates:Oct. 1, 2019

Frames: 37x300" ISO200

Integration: 3.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 3.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.57%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3369159

RA center: 21h 33' 25"

DEC center: -0° 49' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.567 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.439 degrees

Field radius: 0.499 degrees


Resolution: 1943x1215

Data source: Backyard

Description

M2 is a globular cluster in the constellation of Aquarius. Is one of the largest known globular clusters.

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