M92

Image information:

Date: 06/03/2017
Equipment: ZWO ASI178MC Cool OSC camera through AT65EDQ telescope on Losmandy GM8 mount. IDAS LPS filter was used.
Image type: OSC
Exposure time: 24 X 4min binned 1X1.
Comment:  

Object information:

Object designations:

M92, NGC 6341
Object type:
Globular cluster
Object size:
14'
Constellation: Hercules
Comment:
M92 is one of the oldest globular clusters known. It's age is estimated to be some 15 billion years. In the diameter of 109 ly contains mass equivalent of up to 330 000 masses of our Sun. It is approximately 26,7 kly distant from us.

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