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|Description:||This star cluster orbits our own galaxy, the Milky Way, making one revolution every 250 million years. It has a mass of nearly one million Suns. It has one of the most concentrated cores of any cluster. It also has a planetary nebula (Pease 1) within the cluster.|
|Distance:||34 thousand light years|
|Date:||2 september 2005|
|Equipment:||12.5" RC @ f/9, ST10XME, AP 1200GTO|
|Exposure:||RGB: 20-20-20 minutes|