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This open cluster is in the constellation Auriga. It has about 150 member stars and spans an area of about 25 light years. M37 is about 4,100 light years distant.
Location: Cheddar Ranch Observatory
Telescope: LX200 10" SCT at f/6.3
Camera: Hutech Type I Modified 350D
Exposure Count: 10 @ 5 minutes, 50 minutes total exposure.
Guiding: ST-402, Orion 80ED
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