Messier 72

54. Messier 72

Messier 72  RA: 20h 53.5'  Dec: -12 32'   Aquarius (Aqr)

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Messier 72 (also known as M72 or NGC 6981) is a globular cluster in the south west of the very mildly southern constellation of Aquarius.

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Location Burlington IN
Date Sept 27 2013
Optics Astro-Tech AT8IN
Filters Baader MPCC
Mount Celestron CGE
Camera Canon/Hutech 500DH
ISO 800
Subexposures 5
Exposure Length 120
Guider Baby-guider

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