Messier 34. NGC 1039

Click on the image for a full resolution version See this image also on Instagram   Messier 34 is a sparse open cluster containing over 100 stars. With an age of about 225 million years, M34 is a rather old cluster. Located about 1,500 light years away in the constellation Perseus, M34 shares properties (such … Continue reading Messier 34. NGC 1039