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M44 - NGC 2632 - Open Cluster

 
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Location Data
Constellation: Cancer
Right ascension: 8h 40.1m
Declination: Declination: 19° 59′
Distance:  ly
Size:  ly

Observation Data
Apparent magnitude: 4
Apparent size: 95.0' arcmins

M44 Location - Image From Stellarium

The images With Blue Borders were taken using equipment provided by the MAS Observatory
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M44 - The Beehive Cluster by Gabe ShaunghnessyM44 - The Beehive Cluster
Scope: Takahashi FSQ106-EDXIII, Camera: QHY16200A, RGB: 26x3min combined. Total: 1.3 hrs. Process: SGP, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight. Full res/info at Astrobin.
Dec. 2018
Photo by: Gabe Shaughnessy

M44, Beehive Cluster  by Frank KenneyM44 - Beehive Cluster    
Remotely imaged. Scope: Planewave 622mm CDK, Camera: Finger Lakes PL09000 CCD.
Aug 2016
Photo: Frank Kenney