Messier 18 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 18, also known as NGC 6613 and the "Black Swan" is an open cluster in the constellation of Sagittarius.  It contains ~20 stars. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (15 seconds each) and 6 x Red, Green and Blue (20, 21 and 17 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 35 degrees on 8 June 2016. The field of view of the image is 34’ x 23’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 2 December 2018
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