Sunday, 15 September, 2019

Tag: Galaxies

Messier 2

Messier 2

M2, also designated NGC 7089, GC 4678, and Bode 70, is a globular cluster in the constellation Aquarius, five degrees north of the star Beta Aquarii and is one of the largest known globular clusters at 175 light-years in diameter, at right ascension 21: 33.5 (h:m) and declination -00: 49 (deg:m). Globular clusters are spherical groups of ancient stars

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