M 72

Messier 72 (also known as NGC 6981) is a globular cluster in the constellation Aquarius.
It is located at a distance of 54 000 light years from Earth.


Technical Details:

Optics: ASA N 12 Astrograph at /3.6
Mount: ASA DDM 85
Camera: SBIG STL-11000M
Filters: Astronomik LRGB filter set
Dates/Times: 15 July 2012
Location: Rozhen
Exposure Details: L = 10 min, R,G,B = 10 min. each
Subexposures: 2 minutes
Acquisition: CCD Soft
Processing: PixInsight, Photoshop CS

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