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The Messier Objects in Color: M1-M24

 
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Table of Messier Objects
Main | 001 - 024 | 025 - 048 | 049 - 073 | 074 - 097 | 098 - 110
 
Messier Object Other Name(s) Type of Object

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1 The Crab Nebula; NGC1952 Supernova remnant

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

2 NGC7089 Globular Cluster

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M2 with Takahashi Epsilon 180 and Canon 60Da

Takahashi Epsilion 180 image with Canon 60Da camera. Three 300-second exposures median combined.

 
3 NGC5272 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

4 NGC6121 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

5 NGC5904 Globular Cluster

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Meade LXD75 8-inch f/4 telescope, QSI CCD

 

 

 

 

 

6 NGC6405 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

M6 and Barnard Objects

Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 60Da camera. Three 600-second exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

7 NGC6475 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

8 Lagoon Nebula; NGC6523, NGC6530 Diffuse Nebula

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Canon 300 mm f/3.8 lens, 10-minute exposure with Canon 20Da camera.

 

Takahashi Epsilon 180 f/2.8 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 10-minute exposure.

 

 

 

 

 

9 NGC6333 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

M9 and nearby Barnard 64 and 259

Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 60Da camera.   Three 10-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

10 NGC6254 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

11 NGC6705 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12 NGC6218 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

13 NGC6205 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20da camera.   Three 5-min exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

14 NGC6402 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

15 NGC7078 Globular Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

16 Eagle Nebula; Star Queen Nebular; NGC6611 Galactic (Open) Cluster and Nebula

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 f/2.8 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 10-min exposure.

 

 

 

 

17 Omega Nebula; Horseshoe Nebula; NGC6618; Checkmark Nebula; Swan Nebula Emission Nebula

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Canon 300 mm f/3.8 lens, 10-min exposure with Canon 20Da camera.

 

Takahashi Epsilon 180 f/2.8 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 10-minute exposure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18 NGC6613 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

19 NGC6273 Globular Cluster

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20 Trifid Nebula; NGC6514 Diffuse Nebula

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Canon 300 mm f/3.8 lens, 10-minute exposure with Canon 20Da camera.

 

Takahashi Epsilon 180 f/2.8 telescope, Canon 20Da camera, 10-minute exposure.

 

Meade LXD55 8-inch f/4 telescope, QSI 532 CCD, exposures in clear, red, green, and blue combined.

 

Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

 

 

21 NGC6531 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

22 NGC6656 Globular Cluster

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M22

Meade LDX75 telescope with Canon 60Da camera

 
23 NGC6494 Galactic (0pen) Cluster

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Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

24 NGC6603 Galactic (0pen) Cluster m24.jpg (86076 bytes)
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Canon 300 mm f/3.8 lens, 10-minute exposure with Canon 20Da camera.

Takahashi Epsilon 180 image with Canon 20Da camera.   Three 5-minute exposures combined.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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