HerculesCluster - M27

HerculesCluster - M27

Explanation

This globular cluster is known as M13, and is located in the constellation of Hercules. This cluster contains ~300,000 stars and lies at a distance of 25,000 light years away from Earth.

Details

Credit: Will Jackson, Kevin Bartee
Date Captured: Sun, 04/15/2012
Exposure: 30 minutes
Telescope: Meade 14" LX200-ACF 3556mm f/10