Messier 30 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 30, also known as NGC 7099, is a globular cluster in the constellation of Capricornius.  It has a diameter of ~140 light years and lies at a distance of ~41,000 light-years. This image comprises 15 x Luminance (60 seconds each) and 8 x Red, Green and Blue (60, 60 and 48 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 35 degrees on 25 August 2017. The fields of view of the two images are 29' by 19' and 18’ x 12’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 4 November 2018
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