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Observation by Alan Thomas: M92 Globular Cluster in Hercules

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Alan Thomas

Observer

Alan Thomas

Observed

2021 Oct 24 - 19:21

Uploaded

2021 Oct 26 - 13:13

Objects

M92

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Constellation

Hercules

Field centre

RA: 17h17m
Dec: +43°07'
Position angle: +55°06'

Field size

0°21' × 0°20'

Equipment
  • Unistellar eQuinox 112mm reflector
Exposure

8min

Location

Norbreck Observatory, Warrington, Cheshire, UK.

Target name

M92 Globular Cluster in Hercules

Title

M92 Globular Cluster in Hercules

About this image

Discovered by Johann Bode in December 1777. Distance c.26,700ly. Age c.14.2billion years - a very ancient cluster indeed!

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