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Messier 2 - Globular Cluster in Aquarius | by The Dark Side Observatory
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Messier 2 - Globular Cluster in Aquarius

Here is a view of Messier 2 (M2), a bright globular cluster in the constellation Aquarius. M2 is about 37,500 light-years away and is one of the older globs in the Milky Way.


Tech Specs: Sky-Watcher Esprit 120mm ED Triplet APO Refractor, Celestron CGEM-DX mount, Canon 6D stock camera, ISO 3200, 22 x 60 second exposures with dark/bias frames, guided using a ZWO ASI290MC and Orion 60mm guide scope. Image date: September 28, 2018. Location: The Dark Side Observatory, Weatherly, PA, USA.

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Uploaded on November 6, 2018