Messier 48 (M 48)

Introduction | Map | Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the open star cluster M 48 in the constellation Hydra.

 

Introduction

The constellation Hydra is also one of the constellation that were unknown to me. The open star cluster M 48 in the constellation Hydra is, according to Stoyan, the final "messenger" of Hydra that can be seen until summer.

Size: 50' x 30' (Stoyan)
Distance: 2,200 light years
Rating: ***

 

Map

M 48 im Sternbild Hydra/Wasserschlange

 

Own Observations

Observations End of March 2017

 

References

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