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M5: Globular Cluster in Serpens

Right Ascension15 : 18.6 (h:m)
Declination+02 : 05 (deg:m)
Distance22.8 (kly)
Visual Brightness 5.6 (mag) 
Apparent Dimension 17.4 (arc min)
More information on M5

Exposure:LRGB exposure: L= 7:30 (10 x 45 sec.), R=10 minutes (5 x 120 sec.), G=10 minutes (5 x 120sec.) B=15 minutes (5 x 180 sec.)
Guiding: ST-4 on ST-80 @ f/10
Telescope: 8" f/4 Newtonian
Camera:ST-237 cooled at -28c
Processing:Maxim/DL, PhotoShop 6.0
Date: 5-18-02
m5-lrgb-2:

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