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Messier 15

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Messier 15, one of the oldest globular clusters around our galaxy, estimated age of 12+ billion years, and a densely compacted core due to core collapse. M15 contains an estimated 100,000 stars. Imaged during first quarter Moon.

Additional Info

  • Constellation: Pegasus
  • Right Ascension: 21h 29m 58.33s
  • Declination: +12° 10′ 01.2″
  • Distance (Lightyears): 33,000
  • Telescope: GSO 254mm RC
  • Camera: ZWO ASI071 OSC cmos
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