Star Clusters


M13 A color CCD image of the Hercules Star Cluster taken with an SBIG STL-11000M using a 24-inch RCOS telescope on Mount Lemmon. (April 17, 2008) (624KB) This image was published in the June 2009 issue of Astronomy Magazine.

NGC 5139 The Omega Centauri globular star cluster. A tri-color CCD image using an SBIG ST-8 taken on a Takahashi FS-128. (March 16, 1999) (106KB)

M67 open star cluster. An RGB color composite CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED using an SBIG STL-11000M CCD. (January 1 & 2, 2012) (335KB)

M4 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image with an SBIG ST-8E taken using a Takahashi FCT-150. (March 25, 2001) (155KB)

M7 Ptolemy's Star Cluster. An RGB color composite CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED using an SBIG STL-11000M CCD. (July 3, 2010) (534KB)

M6 The Butterfly Cluster. A photograph taken with a Mamiya 645AF camera piggyback on a telescope mount. (May 11, 2004) (71KB)

M46 A color CCD image of the open star cluster M46 and planetary nebula NGC 2438 taken with a Takahashi FCT-150 and ST-8E CCD. (March 9 & 11, 2004) (57KB).

M3 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi FCT-150 using an SBIG STL-11000M CCD. (January 23, 2011) (324KB)

M15 globular star cluster. An RGB CCD image taken with a Takahashi FS-128 and an ST-8E CCD from my backyard. (August 10, 2003) (34KB)

M22 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8E using a Takahashi FS-128. (July 2, 2000) (121KB)

M11 The Wild Duck star cluster. This RGB color CCD image was taken from my backyard in Scottsdale, Arizona, with a Takahashi FCT-150 using an SBIG ST-8E CCD. (March 20, 2004) (58KB)

NGC 869 & NGC 884 The Perseus Double Cluster of stars. An RGB color composite CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED. (November 22, 2009) (552KB)

47 Tucanae globular star cluster. An LRGB color composite CCD image taken using a Takahashi FS-78 and ST-8XE from Lake Titicaca, Bolivia. (Sept. 2 & 4, 2005) (30KB)

M38 open star cluster. A CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (January 5, 2006) (46KB)

M44 The Beehive Star Cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG STL-11000M using a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED telescope. (December 30 & 31, 2011) (197KB)

M19 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 6, 2006) (153KB)

M14 globular star cluster. An RGB CCD image taken with a Takahashi FS-128 and an ST-8E CCD from my backyard. (April 25, 2004) (30KB)

M55 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 22, 2006) (153KB)

M45 The Pleiades Star Cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG STL-11000M CCD using a Takahashi FCT-150. (January 18, 2009) (117KB)

M26 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED and STL-11000M CCD. (March 15, 2009) (430KB)

M5 globular star cluster. An LRGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi FCT-150 and ST-8E CCD. (March 8, 2004) (31KB)

M3 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi FS-78 using an SBIG ST-8E CCD. (January 11, 2004) (80KB)

NGC 2244 An RGB color composite CCD image taken from my backyard using a Takahashi FCT-150 and an SBIG ST-8E CCD. (January 18 & 19, 2005) (62KB)

NGC 4755 The Jewel Box. An RGB color composite CCD image taken using a Takahashi FS-78 and ST-8XE from Lake Titicaca, Bolivia. (September 3, 2005) (39KB)

NGC 6520 open star cluster. An RGB color composite CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8E using a Takahashi FCT-150. (June 10, 2003) (142KB)

NGC 2516 The Southern Beehive Star Cluster. An RGB color composite CCD image taken using a Takahashi FS-78 and ST-8XE from Lake Titicaca, Bolivia (September 3, 2005) (33KB)

M13 The Hercules globular star cluster. An LRGB color CCD image with an SBIG ST-8 taken using a Takahashi FS-128. (September 28, 1998) (49KB)

M103 open star cluster. An RGB color composite CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8E using a Takahashi FS-128. (July 16, 2000) (33KB)

M39 open star cluster. A CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 16, 2006) (104KB)

M52 open star cluster and the Bubble Nebula. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG STL-11000M using a Takahashi FCT-150. (January 18, 2009) (242KB)

M12 globular star cluster. An LRGB color composite CCD image taken using a Takahashi FCT-150 and ST-8E from my backyard. (April 20, 2005) (65KB)

M37 open star cluster. A color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8 using a Takahashi FCT-150. (February 17, 2001) (89KB)

M35 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (February 2, 2006) (41KB)

M10 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (February 25, 2006) (59KB)

M2 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi Epsilon 250 telescope. (July 13, 2005) (34KB)

M50 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (March 4 and April 10, 2006) (245KB)

M23 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (February 22, 2006) (87KB)

M28 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 8, 2006) (196KB)

M18 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 11, 2006) (154KB)

M9 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 12, 2006) (188KB)

M92 globular star cluster. An LRGB color CCD image with an SBIG ST-8E taken using a Takahashi FS-128 refractor with a reducer at f5.9. (July 9, 2000) (59KB)

M69 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image with an SBIG ST-8E taken using a Takahashi FCT-150. (July 15, 2001) (74KB)

M36 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED. (February 2, 2009) (214KB)

M68 globular star cluster. A color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 7, 2006) (62KB)

M93 open star cluster. A color CCD image taken with an ST-8XE CCD at prime focus using a Takahashi FS-78 refractor. (December 2, 2007) (329KB)

M41 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED telescope using an SBIG ST-8XE CCD. (January 27, 2009) (162KB)

M7 Ptolemy's Cluster. A photograph taken with a Mamiya 645AF camera piggyback on a telescope mount. (May 11, 2004) (77KB)

M21 open star cluster. A color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 9, 2006) (134KB)

M25 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (April 27, 2006) (212KB)

M29 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150 refractor. (March 26, 2006) (40KB)

M34 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (July 13, 2005) (48KB)

Christmas Tree Star Cluster An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FS-78. (December 3, 2007) (35KB)

M24 star cloud. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (July 10, 2005) (245KB)

M44 The Beehive Star Cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE at prime focus using a Takahashi FS-78. (November 25, 2007) (32KB)

M48 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (February 19, 2006) (29KB)

M47 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 9, 2006) (37KB)

M53 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (December 31, 2005) (37KB)

M71 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi Epsilon 250. (July 9, 2005) (181KB)

NGC 6811 open star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with a Takahashi Epsilon 180ED and STL-11000M CCD. (June 14, 2009) (463KB)

M107 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (March 3, 2006) (76KB)

M54 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 25, 2006) (113KB)

M56 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (March 8, 2006) (60KB)

M72 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (May 24, 2006) (25KB)

M79 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG STL-11000M using a Takahashi FCT-150. (January 12, 16, 18 & 19, 2008) (85KB)

M62 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 6, 2006) (60KB)

M67 open star cluster. A CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8E using a Takahashi FS-78. (January 19, 2004) (30KB)

M41 open star cluster. A color CCD image taken with a Canon EOS 300 Digital Rebel SLR at prime focus using a Takahashi FS-78. (November 26, 2004) (44KB)

M70 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 12, 2006) (181KB)

M75 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (April 16, 2006) (16KB)

M73 group of stars. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FS-78. (December 3, 2007) (70KB)

M80 globular star cluster. An RGB color CCD image taken with an SBIG ST-8XE using a Takahashi FCT-150. (March 5, 2006) (41KB)


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