Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pavo (Pav)  ·  Contains:  IC 4819  ·  IC 4830  ·  NGC 6752
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The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752, 



    
        

            Andre Brossel
The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752
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The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752

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The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752, 



    
        

            Andre Brossel
The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752
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The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics WO Star 71 II

Imaging cameras: ZWOASI2600MC ASI 2600 MC Pro

Mounts: Ioptron Cem60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Optlong L-Pro


Dates:June 6, 2021

Frames: 46x180" (2h 18')

Integration: 2h 18'

Avg. Moon age: 25.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4608872

RA center: 19h10m49s

DEC center: -59°5844

Pixel scale: 2.245 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.118 degrees

Field radius: 0.953 degrees


Resolution: 2556x1677

Locations: Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 6752 is the fourth brighest globular cluster in the Sky, after Omega Centauri, 47 Tucanae and M22. At 13.000 ly is one of the closest globular custers to Earth. Its apparent magnitude is 5.4 so visible to unaided eye for very dark locations. A great view from small telescopes.

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The Great Peacock Globular - NGC6752, 



    
        

            Andre Brossel

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