Herschell 85 (North Up, East Left)
Hersshel 85, also known as NGC 6284, is a globular cluster in the constellation of Ophiuchus.  It lies at a distance of ~33,000 light-years.  This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 125 and 100 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 35 degrees over two nights, 20 May and 26 June 2017. The fields of view are 34’ x 23’ and 18' x 12', respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 16 November 2018
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