Tag Archives: Open Cluster

Diamonds at the Feet of the Twins

Image Credit & Copyright: Mega Prime Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) Corporation. Sitting at the feet of the twins in the constellation Gemini are a beautifully contrasting pair of open star clusters. The beautiful blue hue of Messier 35 (M35) indicates young, … Continue reading

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THE DECEPTIVE NGC 411.

THE DECEPTIVE NGC 411. Image Credit & Copyright: NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. CLICK photo for larger view and look below for information and links. If it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck…….it may still not be a … Continue reading

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LA SILLA SPOTS STAR CLUSTER W’ AN ODD DARK CLOUD.

LA SILLA SPOTS STAR CLUSTER W’ AN ODD DARK CLOUD. Photo Credit: ESO/La Silla Observatory, Chile: CLICK photo for larger view and see below for links and information. Check out this image from the European Southern Observatory’s (ESO) photo of … Continue reading

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MESSIER 7 (M7) IN A DEEP STARFIELD.

MESSIER 7 (M7) IN A DEEP STARFIELD. Photo Credit: Dieter Willasch from Hakos Farm, Nambia: CLICK photo for larger size and see below for links and information. If you have a clear view of the constellation Scorpius you’ve likely seen … Continue reading

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