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Skywarden,
Ursa Astronomical Association
Kopernikuksentie 1
00130 Helsinki
taivaanvahti(at)ursa.fi

Ursa Astronomical Association

M5 - 2.4.2016 at 02.20 Tampere Observation number 51063

Visibility III / V

Tapio Lahtinen, Tampereen Ursa

Perhaps the last images of the deep sky of the season.



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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Deep space object
  • Designation
    • M5
    • Keskitaso
  • Constellation
    • Serpens
  • Star clusters and asterisms
    • Globular cluster info

      Globular cluster is a ball-shaped group of thousand of stars. Typically it looks like a round fuzzy spot. With bigger instruments a part of the stars in the cluster can be seen as sepaterated.

       

      The globular cluster 47 Tucanae is located in Tucana. Image Arto Oksanen.

       

      The globular cluster M13 is in Hercules. Image Rauno Päivinen.

       

      The globular cluster M2 in Aquarius. Image Timo Inkinen.

Technical information

C8, Optec 0.5X Reducer, Idas LPS, ASI174MC Cool, 10x2min

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