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Messier 2

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Messier 2 Messier 2

Messier 2, a globular cluster located in Aquarius. One of the largest size wise globular clusters know at 175 light years across. Home to over 150,000 stars. Its age is estimated at 13 billion years, making it one of the older globular clusters.

Additional Info

  • Constellation: Aquarius
  • Right Ascension: 21h 33m 27.02s
  • Declination: –00° 49′ 23.7″
  • Distance (Lightyears): 55,000
  • Telescope: Explore Scientific 127 Refractor
  • Camera: ZWO 1600MM Mono cmos
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