Omega Centauri

Imaged by Jean-Yves Beninger from Singapore on 30 April 2005

 

Takahashi Sky90 with focal reducer and SBIG ST8

Stack of 3 images, 3minutes each

L Bin 1x1 : 9 mn

 

'The Noble globular cluster Omega Centauri', says Sir John Herschel,' is beyond all comparison the richest and largest object of its kind in the heavens'.

Burnham's Celestial Handbook