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M5 Globular Cluster
M5 | Messier 5 | NGC 5904
Estimates of the population of this bright globular cluster range from 100,000 to 500,000 stars. The brighter stars are yellow giants, the dimmer background stars are blue.


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30 Apr 2017

23 Jul 2014

15 Mar 2010

Details:
Night of:Saturday April 29, 2017
Site:Laguna Niguel
Local Time:12:30 AM | Apr 30, 2017
Altitude:55
RA:15h 18m 33s
Declination:+02d 05'
Distance:24,500 light years
Magnitude:+6.7 mV
Size:23'
Camera Settings:
Telescope:9.25-SCT
Camera:Celestron NightScape
f/ratio:f/6.3
Pixel Scale:1.45 arcsec
Image Size:960 x 938 pixels (0.9 MP)
23.2' x 22.7'
Exposure:30 sec
Stacked Frames:87
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