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#1 SBacon

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Posted 21 March 2017 - 07:46 AM

Here's a shot of the 37 Cluster located just above Betelgeuse. It's a cluster of stars approximately 3600 light years away.  It's a little unfocused but I had to grab it before the clouds rolled in.  I had never seen it before and thought it was pretty neat! :)

 

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#2 MistrBadgr

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Posted 21 March 2017 - 01:22 PM

That is cool!  I don't think I have seen it.  Will look for it my next time out. :)


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#3 Mark Sibole

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Posted 22 March 2017 - 08:35 AM

Here's a shot of the 37 Cluster located just above Betelgeuse. It's a cluster of stars approximately 3600 light years away.  It's a little unfocused but I had to grab it before the clouds rolled in.  I had never seen it before and thought it was pretty neat! :)

 

Steve

Nicely done.I shot this several years back.I dont know if it was pre website or not.Ill have to take a look.


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#4 RickScofield

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Posted 22 March 2017 - 05:34 PM

Steve thanks for sharing. I will have to take a look at this guy nextime I can get out... the weather here has been cloudy for over 10 days ,,I hoe that changes soon.
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