Flintstone Stargazing

June 26, 2011

M6 – Butterfly Cluster on 6/26/11

Filed under: astronomy, Astrophotography, Messier Objects, Observation Journal — Tags: , — Ed @ 12:38 am

The Butterfly Cluster (M6) is aptly named – this open cluster really does have a kind of butterfly shape, particularly through the eyepiece. It also has a lot of nice color variety among its stars.


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