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Messier 39


Post by mariosi » Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:50 am

Messier 39
(also known as M39, or NGC 7092) is an open cluster in the constellationof Cygnus.It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1764. M39 is at a distance of about 326 pc (1,060 ly)from Earth whose age is estimated to be from 278 million years.(Wikipedia)

Constellation Cygnus
Rightascension 21h 31m 42s
Declination +48° 25′ ″
Distance (326 pc (1,060 ly)
Apparent magnitude (V)+5.5
Apparent dimensions (V)29′

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Post by bladekeeper » Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:01 am

It looks almost like a photo. Very nice, Marios! :)
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Post by JayTee » Fri Oct 25, 2019 2:07 am


Keep track of how many of your sketches you are posting. You get the first "award bling" when you've posted 35 sketched Messier's. Go check out this forum and make a post once you hit 35:

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