Object Information

Name: Globular star cluster M3 & galaxy NGC5263
Type: Globular Cluster and Galaxy
Constellation: Canes Venatici
   

Exposure data

Exposure: 24 x 5min = 2 hours
Processing: MaxIm DL 4 & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.0
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8E NABG w/CFW-8 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -20C
Filter: Astrodon Tru-Balance NIR-Blocked Luminance
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: April 5, 2009
Notes: Clear and calm, air temp 43F. Bright gibbous Moon nearby.

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