Herschel 87 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 87, also known as NGC 6293, is a globular cluster in the constellation  of Ophiuchus.  It lies at a distance of ~24,000 light-years. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (90 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (90, 94 and 74 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 35 degrees on 26 June 2017. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 34’ x 23’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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