Simcoe Skies Astronomy

Globular Cluster M12 - NGC 6218

M12 - NGC 6218

Globular Cluster M12 - NGC 6218

Magnitude: 6.6
Size: 14.5' x 14.5' Location: Ophiuchus
Date: May 7/06
Exposures: 84
Exposure length: 3 seconds
Amp on setting: OFF
Brightness: 67
Gain: 54
Gamma: 52
Filters: IR filter K3 Brightness Level Meter: 237

Notes: A welcome short duration time exposure without any drift in the image. This is another shot in the low southern sky amidst the street lights.

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