M107 (NGC 6171)

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Globular Cluster Oph 16h32.5 -13°03' 10' 8 20.9 Kly

M107 (also known as Messier Object 107 or NGC 6171) is a very loose globular cluster in the constellation Ophiuchus, at a distance of about 20,900 light years.

M107, NGC 6171

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Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
June 2, 2006 Centurion
L 1:1
RGB 3:1
L 3x300
R,G,B 300
LRGB, Max Entropy, DDP