Messier 62. NGC 6266

Click on the image for a full resolution version   Messier 62, M62 for short, is a quite compact globular cluster. It underwent core collapse like M70, M15, M30 and M79. It is located in the constellation Ophiuchus, 22,000 light years from us, but only 7,000 ly from the center of the Milky Way. This … Continue reading Messier 62. NGC 6266