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Image processing


M56 globular cluster in the constellation Lyra 25'th and 28'th of July 2014

Link to full image.

Orion Optics VX12 F4.6 using Tele Vue VIP2010 coma corrector, ST-4000XCM 2h10min (13x10min).
Distance 32900 light years. The cluster is about 84 light years across.
Conditions: No frames dropped. Processing: CCDSoft, Astroart 5.0, Pixinsight.

M56 at Wikipedia

Author e-mail: webweichel(snabel-a)gmail.com

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