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Ptolemy's Cluster in the constellation Scorpius ( Messier 7, NGC 6475 )

 

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Great image, and scrapbook page.

Thanks for sharing

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9 hours ago, wimvb said:

Great image, and scrapbook page.

Thanks for sharing

 

9 hours ago, johnfosteruk said:

That's a terrific image and I love the presentation.

Thanks guys, much appreciated.

Cheers

Mike

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13 hours ago, PatrickGilliland said:

Nice tidy and sharp image - well done. That will be an impressive scrapbook when (if) ever completed.

Paddy

Thanks Paddy and yes I hope so - although I suspect it could be a never ending project.

9 hours ago, andyo said:

really nice shot 

Cheers Andy.

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14 hours ago, Stephen Green said:

Very nice image great detail

Thanks Stephen, much appreciated.

Cheers

Mike

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The cluster really stands out--almost 3D.  Impressive.  Star fields are not the easiest thing to process well.

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13 hours ago, Rodd said:

The cluster really stands out--almost 3D.  Impressive.  Star fields are not the easiest thing to process well.

 

13 hours ago, RobertI said:

That's a really beautiful image. Well done.

Thanks guys for your kind words.

All the best

Mike

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