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M37 Open Cluster

Messier 37 is the richest open cluster in the constellation Auriga. It is the brightest of three open clusters in Auriga and was discovered by the Italian astronomer Giovanni Battista Hodierna before 1654. M37 was missed by French astronomer Guillaume Le Gentil when he rediscovered M36 and M38 in 1749.

M37 Open Cluster
M37 Open Cluster
My first photo of a star cluster - M37
My first photo of a star cluster - M37

 

 

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