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M53

M53 NGC 5024 in Coma Berenices

RA, Dec: 13 12.9 +18 10 (Epoch 2000)

60s exposure, red filter.  April 24, 2000. 


Imaged at University of Chicago, Yerkes Observatory.  24 inch Telescope, F/13.5.  Focal Length: 324 inches or 823 cm.  Apogee-CCD AP7p, 24 micron pixels.  Pixel Scale:  0.6 arcseconds / pixel.  Approximately 5 arc minutes field of view. Orientation approximately North up, East left. Click on M# to download this image in image.fts format.  Open image with HOU-IP software.  Email  Comments:  Vivian Hoette, vhoette@hale.yerkes.uchicago.edu.  Page Updated:  06/20/2001  

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