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Distance: 16,000 Light Years Magnitude: 3.68 Size: 36.3 Arc Minutes Age: 12 Billion Years Telescope: Takahashi TOA-130 Camera: QSI 683 Mount: AP 900 Exposure: L 20×60 Bin 1, RGB 20×30 Bin2 NGC 5139 is a globular cluster in the constellation Centaurus. It is the largest globular cluster in our galaxy at 36.3 arc minutes in […]

Distance: 56,700 Light Years Magnitude: 9.47 Size: 10.5 Arc Minutes Age: 16 Billion Years Telescope: RC 10” 2000mm FL Camera: QSI 683 Mount: AP 1100 Exposure: L 11×180 Bin 1, RGB 20×90 Bin2 NGC 5053 is a globular cluster in the constellation Coma Berenices. NGC 5053 appears like a mix of a globular and open […]

Distance: 62,900 Light Years Magnitude: 10.32 Size: 4 Arc Minutes Cluster Type: Class VI Telescope: RC 10” 2000mm FL Camera: QSI 683 Mount: AP 1100 Exposure: L 18×180 Bin 1, RGB 15×90 Bin2 NGC 4147 is a globular cluster in the constellation Coma Berenices. This is a small and compact cluster that resides in the […]

Distance: 295,000 Light Years Magnitude: 10.4 Size: 4.1 Arc Minutes Cluster Type: Globular Class II Telescope: 10” RC Camera: QSI 683 Mount: AP 1100 Exposure: L 20×180 Bin 1, RGB 20×90 Bin2 NGC 2419 is a globular cluster in the constellation Lynx. It appears as a small globular cluster located at the outer edge of […]

Distance: 26,700 Light Years                            Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 6.4                                                       Camera: QSI 683 Size: 14 Arc Minutes                                             Mount: AP 900 Cluster Type: Globular Class IV                       Exposure: L 8×240 Bin 1, RGB 8×120 Bin2 Messier 92 is a class IV globular cluster in the constellation Hercules. M92 is estimated at 14 billion years in age and […]

Distance: 16,000 Light Years                      Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 6.7                                                 Camera: QSI 683 Size: 16 Arc Minutes                                       Mount: AP 900 Cluster Type: Globular Class IX                 Exposure: L 7×240 Bin 1, RGB 7×120 Bin2 Messier 12 is a globular cluster in the constellation Ophiuchus. Like all globular clusters, M12 is very old at 13 billion years. […]

Distance: 24,500 Light Years                          Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 5.6                                                     Camera: QSI 683 Size: 23 Arc Minutes                                           Mount: AP 900 Cluster Type: Globular Class V                       Exposure: L 10×240 Bin 1, RGB 10×120 Bin2 Messier 5 is a large globular cluster in the constellation Serpens. At 13 billion years old it is one of the older […]

Distance: 58,000 Light Years                                        Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 7.6                                                     […]

Distance: 25,100 Light Years                                        Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 5.8                                                     […]

  Distance: 33,900 Light Years                                               Telescope: 10” RC F8 Magnitude: 6.2                                           […]