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Re: (IAAC) Obj: M 67 - Inst: 13" f/5.6 Newt



>that this cluster has to offer.  There are about 120 stars resolved,
>I estimated that number by counting 30 stars in the NE quadrant.
This is a neat technique, Steve - simple, but I'd never thought of it! This 
actually could be quite powerful, if for instance, you managed to segment a 
fairly symmetrical globular cluster into tiny areas... Imagine being able to 
even *estimate* the number of resolved stars in M5 in a 13"!
Clear skies,
Lew

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