Hercules Globular Cluster


Stacey Downton


Skywatcher Evostar 80ED DS pro on a Skywatcher EQ5 pro mount. Camera used was a Canon 200D unmodified with Skytech CLS filter.

Messier 31 – Hercules Globular Cluster – Image is made up of multiple 75s exposures to make a total time of 30 mins. In this cluster there are over 300000 stars at a distance of 22000 light years from earth. This is my first attempt at imaging one of the most famous clusters out there.