FW: NGC 5634

Dan Crowson
 

A cropped version of this image can be found in the April, 2020 Astronomy Magazine – Page 56.

 

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 

From: Dan Crowson [mailto:dcrowson@...]
Sent: Thursday, July 06, 2017 12:09 AM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: NGC 5634

 

NGC 5634 is a Shapley-Sawyer class IV (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shapley%E2%80%93Sawyer_Concentration_Class) globular cluster located approximately 88,000 light-years away in Virgo.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged over seven nights in May and June, 2017 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/35709894936/sizes/l

 

Dan

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 

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