Messier 25 (M 25)

Introduction | Map | My Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the open star cluster M 25 in the constellation Sagittarius.

 

Introduction

The open star cluster M 25 is located in the constellation Sagittarius and should be visible to the naked eye as small nebula patch. According to Stoyan, it is considered as a "classical object for binoculars," which is already resolved into stars in binoculars.

Size: 30' (Stoyan)
Distance: 2,000 light years (Stoyan)
Rating: *** (Stoyan).

 

Map

M 25 in constellation Sagittarius

M 25 in constellation Sagittarius and perhaps the yellow star next to it (see my observations)...

 

My Own Observations

Observations October/November 2018

 

References

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