M45

Pleiades

Designation:
M45
Object Type:
Open Cluster
Right Ascention:
3h 47m
Declination:
+24° 7'
Magnitude:
1.6
Distance:
440 light years
Constellation:
Taurus

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Diamonds Upon Black Velvet

Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane!! No, it’s a bull!!! Taurus the Bull, that is. Taurus is an easy constellation to find, and it has several objects of interest for stargazers equipped with only binoculars or a small telescop ... more