Constellation : Monoceros
This cluster may have been originally discovered by G. Cassini before 1711, and rediscovered by Messier in 1772.
This is another small cluster, only about 200 stars belong to this bad
guy. It is approx 10 light-years in diameter, and astronomers
believe it is only about 3,000 light-years from earth. It almost
has a heart shaped with a visual magnitude of about 6.3.
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