M68 (NGC 4590)

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
globular cluster Hydra 12h39.3 -26°44' 11' 9.7 33.6 Kly

Messier 68 (also known as M68 or NGC 4590) is a globular cluster in the equatorial constellation Hydra. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1780.

 M68 (NGC 4590)


Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
Apr 21, 2015 Centurion
L 1:1 L 1x300 DDP No color image due to very poor sky conditions...