Wide field M13
This is a wide field image of M13, the great cluster in Hercules. A 12th magnitued galaxy, NGC 6207 can be seen in the lower left and another faint galaxy, 16th magnitude IC4617 lies half way between.
Date and location - 2010-05-13 at the VCO, Victoria BC
Coditions - Clear, calm, 14 deg C with no moon.
Equipment - QSI-Hyperstar on Meade 14" SCT.
Exposure - 2 light frames - 120s ea plus 10 dark, 10 bias and 10 flat frames for calibration.
Processing in Images Plus and Photoshop