Messier 14 Star Cluster

Messier 14 Star Cluster

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Object: Messier 14 Star Cluster (NGC 6402) - Constellation Ophiuchus

Distance: 30 Thousand light years

Date(s) Taken: May 14th through June 18th, 2010

Telescope: Orion XT - 12 and Televue Paracorr

Camera: ST 2000 XM, Operating at -25 deg C sensor temperature, Water Cooling

Exposures: 7.7 hours total duration

10 Luminance - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

13 Red - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

10 Green - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

13 Blue - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

Image Utilization - 24%

 

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