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M5 Globular in Serpens


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Mark Phillips
Time of observation
15/04/2020 - 23:54
M5 (NGC 5904)
Observing location
Edinburgh, UK
250mm f4.8 OO Newtonian
Atik 460EX @-15C
Baader RGB filters 1x1
Capture: APT
Processing: APP, Photoshop
10x180s each RGB
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Finishing an imaging session and noticed M5 rising in the east. One of the few Messier globulars I haven't imaged yet so decided to stay awake for another couple of hours and capture this. Seeing was very steady - unusual for here - and so stars are sharp right down to the core.

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