Re: NGC 6293

Bernard Miller
 

Greg,

Beautiful. You and Dan find a lot of lesser known globulars. I will have to add them to my list.

Bernard

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From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Gregg Ruppel
Sent: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 4:02 PM
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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] NGC 6293

Hi all:

NGC 6293 is another small globular embedded in the rich star fields of Ophiuchus. It is markedly reddened by dust along the galactic plane. Multiple dark nebula at the bottom, mainly components of the larger Barnard 78 (Pipe Nebula):

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc6293-LRGB.jpg

Full res crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc6293-LRGBcrop.jpg

Image data here: http://www.greggsastronomy.com/ngc6293.html

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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