M10 Star Cluster

M10 is in the constellation Ophiuchus. It is approximately 16,000 light years from Earth and 70 light-years in diameter. The  tidal radius of M10 is 19 arcminutes, which is about two-thirds of the apparent diameter of the Moon.


Scope           TMB 130mm

Camera        Apogee U8300

Mount            Altas EQG

Filters            Astrodon RGB

Exposures   RGB  5min each X 6 per channel

Location      Connellsville Pa. Home Observatory     2010


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