Messier 29 (M 29)

Introduction | Map | My Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the open star cluster M 29 in the constellation Cygnus/Swan.

 

Introduction

The open star cluster M 29 in the constellation Cygnus / Swan is considered as small and inconspicuous, and as one of the more unknown Messier objects.

Size: 6' (Stoyan)
Distance: 3,700 light years (Stoyan)
Rating: ** (Stoyan)

 

Map

M 29 in Cygnus/Swan

 

My Own Observations

Observations Summer to Autumn 2016

The open star cluster M 29 in Cygnus/Swan revealed only a few stars (as Karkoschka writes)… Location, observation date, and telescopes used are unknown/forgotten.

 

References

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