Location of photoAthens, Greece
Date/Time of photoSep 25, 2006 @ 02:30 - 04:45 UT+3
EquipmentAP 160 f/7.5 StarFire EDF, AP 1200GTO GEM, SBIG ST-2000XM, SBIG CFW10, SBIG LRGB + IR-block
DescriptionHow did Messier miss this stunning cluster in Messier? Considered one of the top 100 NGC and non-Messier objects. Also known as the E.T. Cluster due to the bright member stars being similar to those of an "extra-terrestrial".