Messier 53 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 53, also known as NGC 5024, is a globular cluster in the constellation of Coma Berenices. It has a diameter of ~240 light-years and lies at a distance of ~70,000 light-years. This image comprises 9 x Luminance (60 seconds each) and 5 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 75 degrees over two nights, 10 June 2018 and 16 anuary 2019. The fields of view are 32’ x 21’ and 18' x 12', respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 30 March 2020
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