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M35
Open Star Cluster

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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Messier Number:
M35

NGC Number:
NGC 2168

Constellation:
Gemini

Distance from Earth:
~3,000 Light Years

Visual Magnitude:
5.3

Size:
28 arc minutes

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Date Taken:
2/28/2003

Location:
Minneapolis, MN

Equipment:
Takahashi FSQ-106
SBIG 10XME
SBIG CFW-8

Exposure Specs:
30 minutes total
Red: 1x10 min
Grn: 1x10 min
Blu: 1x10 min

Processed with:
MaximDL v3.09
Adobe Photoshop v6.0

 


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