C80 - Omega Centauri
The Alpha Male of Globula Clusters
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
Catalog:  Caldwell 80

Magnitude: 
3.7

Size: 
55'

Constellation:
Centaurus

Common Name or Description: 
Primarily visible from southern hemisphere
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Date Taken: 02/01/03                          Location:  OCA site, Anza, CA   
Equipment: 
Takahashi FSQ106 telescope & SBIG ST10XME CCD camera
Exposure: 
LRGB = 5/5/5/5 (300 second individual exposures)
Notes:
So low that the cluster and the ground were visible in the finder scope
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