NGC 288

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NGC 288

NGC 288 is a not very concentrated and well resolved globular cluster in Sculptor at 30,000 LY distance.

NGC 288 is close and with in 2 degrees of the large, bright galaxy NGC 253.

Telescope.  16 Inch F 4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.  S Big ST 4000  XCM  OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.  12 x 300 sec.    Oct 2016.

Location.   Wiruna (Ilford) N.S.W.