M10 - Globular Cluster

M10 - Globular Cluster in Ophiuchus

M10 (NGC6254) is a globular cluster located at a distance of approximately 16,000 light years within the constellation Ophiuchus.    More information about this object and additional images can be found at the Messier Index - M10.  

The above image is an LRGB composite from 19, 10-second IR-filtered (white) images obtained on 8 July 2000 combined with red (23x10sec), green (50x10sec), and blue (26x10sec) exposures taken on 2 July 2000.  The monochrome component is shown below.  

M10 - Globular Cluster in Ophiuchus

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