Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 3  ·  NGC 5263  ·  NGC 5272
M3 by the light of a silvery moon, 



    
        

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M3 by the light of a silvery moon
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M3 by the light of a silvery moon

M3 by the light of a silvery moon, 



    
        

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M3 by the light of a silvery moon
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M3 by the light of a silvery moon

Technical card

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT AZEQ6-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Explorer MN190 DS

Software: INDI/Ekos EKOS/Kstars  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Optolong 31mm Green  ·  Optolong Optlong 31 mm Red  ·  Optolong 31mm Blue


Dates:Feb. 26, 2021

Frames: 60x150" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 13.85 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.05%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4263120

RA center: 13h 42' 14"

DEC center: +28° 21' 57"

Pixel scale: 0.955 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.604 degrees

Field radius: 0.657 degrees


Resolution: 4105x2780

Locations: Holland Hill Observatory, Vallentuna, Stockholm, Sweden

Data source: Backyard

Description

M3 photographed during a full moon on February 26.

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M3 by the light of a silvery moon, 



    
        

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