Globular Cluster M22: This star cluster is in my opinion the most beautiful of the many clusters in the constellation of Sagittarius. It is not so densely packed towards the center, so the individual stars are well resolved even in the center.

Object Globular Cluster M22
Category Globular Clusters
Designation M 022
Constellation Sagittarius
Optics Meade LX 200 GPS 10 inch f/10 x 0.65 Lumicon Giant Easy Guider
Mount LX 200 and Equatorial Superwedge
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Exposure 2 x ISO 1600-2min
Calibration Dark Frame
Guiding Meade DSI Pro and TMB 80 as Guide Scope
Processing ImagesPlus, Photoshop
Location-Date Somerset West, South Africa - 21 Sep 2006
 
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