Ilford NSW Australia
56cm f5 Dobsonian telescope
Sky Quality Meter reading: 21:39
This rather quaint little globular cluster was mostly resolved in the
56cm dob at 218x mag.
The bright orange/yellow tinged star in the field is the spectroscopic
binary M Centauri, a G-type star which lies around 257 ly from Earth,
Both the star and the globular cluster together make for a most pleasing