Messier 62 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 62, also known as NGC 6266 or the “Flickering Globular”, is a globular cluster in the constellation of Ophiuchus. It has a diameter of ~60 light-years. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (30 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (30, 32 and 27 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 30 degrees on 3 June 2016. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 35’ x 23’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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