javax_slr (javax_slr) wrote,

Star clusters M22 and M28

Messier 22 or M22, also known as NGC 6656, is an elliptical globular cluster of stars in the constellation Sagittarius, near the Galactic bulge region. It is one of the brightest globulars that is visible in the night sky.

Messier 28 or M28, also known as NGC 6626, is a globular cluster of stars in the constellation Sagittarius. It was discovered by French astronomer Charles Messier on July 27, 1764.

Sony A7II, Canon FD 200/2.8 at 3.5, 60 x 30 sec, iso 6400

Processed in DSS with dark and bias frames, then in LR - white balance and curves to increase contrast

Shot in Shivta, Israel

Deep Sky, the full list
Tags: astrophoto

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