NGC 2298


Dan Crowson
 

NGC 2298 (ESO 366-22, Melotte 53 and others) is a Shapley-Sawyer class VI (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shapley%E2%80%93Sawyer_Concentration_Class) globular cluster located approximately 32,500 light-years away in Puppis.

 

Luminance – 12x600s – 120 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

240 minutes total exposure – 4 hours

 

Imaged on January 16th, 2021 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90EDT at f/6.7 603mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/51135146540/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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