NGC 129

Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi all:

NGC 129 is an open cluster in Cassiopeia consisting of 35 stars at a distance of about 5300 Ly:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/NGC129-RGB.jpg

The tight knot of stars in the upper right quadrant is the open cluster Berk 2 (Berkley).

Image data here:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/ngc129.html

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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