Messier 5

Bright Globular Cluster in Serpens

Messier 5
Messier 5

Object: M5
Coordinates: +02°03′ 15h19m
Date: 2012-03-04 03:00UT
Location: Nagyvarsány/Hungary

Telescope: 140/880 Newtonian reflactor (88X, Fov: 0,5′)
Media: Digital drawing (Photoshop CS2)

I think, the best globular cluster of the Messier catalog: relatively bright stars, large apparent diameter, and interesting visual spectacle. The stars form to long chains in it.
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