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M37 (NGC 2099) by Neil Webster - January 2015

Detail of how the image was acquired....
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The brightest and very rich open cluster in Auriga containing at least 2000 stars. Its estimated age of 500 million light years explains the many white dwarf stars. Distance estimates range from 4,500 to 6,700 light years.
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CMHASD - NWebsterM37