Release 11.12 ("Hergest Ridge")


Cluster Link name Link description Image
NGC 5904 APOD 2017 Nov 4 : Hubble's Messier 5 "Beautiful Nebula discovered between the Balance [Libra] & the Serpent [Serpens] ..." begins the description of the 5th entry in 18th century astronomer Charles Messier's famous catalog of nebulae and star clusters. Though it appeared to Messier to be fuzzy and round and without stars, Messier 5 (M5) is now known to be a globular star cluster, 100,000 stars or more...

Submit a link for a cluster.


Top of the page

Home | Parameters | Table 1 | Table 2 | Table 3
Search | Feedback | What's new | Links | Blog