M3 - Globular Cluster
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
Catalog: 3

Magnitude: 
6.4

Size: 
16.2'

Constellation:

Canes Venatici


Common Name or Description:
Very remarkable globular cluster - extremely bright with individual stars of magnitude 11 and fainter
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Date Taken:  7/01/03                           Location:  Mount Pinos, CA   
Equipment: 
Takahashi FSQ106 telescope & SBIG ST10XME CCD camera
Exposure: 
LRGB = 20/15/15/20 (300 second individual exposures)
Notes:
Combined in Maxim and processed in PhotoShop