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Contains:  M 3, NGC 5272
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M3, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
M3
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M3

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Frames:
Astrodon Blue: 15x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green: 15x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 60x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 15x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 8.8 hours


Astrometry.net job: 3307141

RA center: 13h 42' 12"

DEC center: +28° 22' 48"

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 6.685 degrees

Field radius: 0.362 degrees


Resolution: 4079x2676

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

With a full moon but clear skies I decided to have a try at imaging Messier 3 for a change. A mere 500,000 stars. I can't help but wonder what the sky would look like for someone on a planet around one of them.

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M3, 



    
        

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