Messier Objects – Clusters

 

Globular and open clusters a similar enough to group them in the same list. Messier Objects – Clusters, is just that, list of 54 objects over 24 constellations. From naked-eye objects to binocular and telescope objects in deep-sky.

 

 

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    • Constellation: Aquarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.3
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    • Constellation: Canes Venatici
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.2
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    • Constellation: Scorpius
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.9
  • M5
    • Constellation: Serpens
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.65
  • M6 – Butterfly Cluster
    • Constellation: Scorpius
    • Apparent magnitude: +4.2
  • M7 – Ptolemy Cluster
    • Constellation: Scorpius
    • Apparent magnitude: +3.3
  • M9
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.9
  • M10
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.4
  • M11 – Wild Duck Cluster
    • Constellation: Scutum
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.3
  • M12
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.68
  • M13  Great Globular Cluster
    • Constellation: Hercules
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.8
  • M14
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.32
  • M15
    • Constellation: Pegasus
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.2
  • M18
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.5
  • M19
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.47
  • M21
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.5
  • M22
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.1
  • M23
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.9
  • M25
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +4.6
  • M26
    • Constellation: Scutum
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.0
  • M28
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.66
  • M29
    • Constellation: Cygnus
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.6
  • M30
    • Constellation: Capricornus
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.7
  • M35
    • Constellation: Gemini
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.3
  • M36
    • Constellation: Auriga
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.3
  • M37
    • Constellation: Auriga
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.2
  • M38
    • Constellation: Auriga
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.4
  • M39
    • Constellation: Cygnus
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.5
  • M41
    • Constellation: Canis Major
    • Apparent magnitude: +4.5
  • M44 – Beehive Cluster, Praesepe
    • Constellation: Cancer
    • Apparent magnitude: +3.7
  • M45  Pleiades
    • Constellation: Taurus
    • Apparent magnitude: +1.6
  • M46
    • Constellation: Puppis
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.1
  • M47
    • Constellation: Puppis
    • Apparent magnitude: +4.2
  • M48
    • Constellation: Hydra
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.5
  • M50
    • Constellation: Monoceros
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.9
  • M52
    • Constellation: Cassiopeia
    • Apparent magnitude: +5.0
  • M53
    • Constellation: Coma Berenices
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.33
  • M54
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.37
  • M55
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.42
  • M56
    • Constellation: Lyra
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.3
  • M62
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.39
  • M67
    • Constellation: Cancer
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.1
  • M68
    • Constellation: Hydra
    • Apparent magnitude: +9.67
  • M69
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.31
  • M70
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +9.06
  • M71
    • Constellation: Sagitta
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.1
  • M72
    • Constellation: Aquarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +9.35
  • M75
    • Constellation: Sagittarius
    • Apparent magnitude: +9.18
  • M79
    • Constellation: Lepus
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.56
  • M80
    • Constellation: Scorpius
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.87
  • M92
    • Constellation: Hercules
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.3
  • M93
    • Constellation: Puppis
    • Apparent magnitude: +6.0
  • M103
    • Constellation: Cassiopeia
    • Apparent magnitude: +7.4
  • M107
    • Constellation: Ophiuchus
    • Apparent magnitude: +8.85

 

 

[ 4 ] Aquarius  [ +6.3   +9.35 ]
M2
Apparent Magnitude: +6.3
Constellation: Aquarius
Distance: 55 000 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 7089
M72
Apparent Magnitude: +9.35
Constellation: Aquarius
Distance: 54 570 ± 1 170 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6981
[ 8 ] Auriga  [ +6.2   +7.4 ]
M37
Apparent Magnitude: +6.2
Constellation: Auriga
Distance: 4 511 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2099
M36
Apparent Magnitude: +6.3
Constellation: Auriga
Distance: 4 100 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 1960
M38
Apparent Magnitude: +7.4
Constellation: Auriga
Distance: 3 480 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 1912
[ 12 ] Cancer  [ +3.7   +6.1 ]
M44 – Beehive Cluster, Praesepe
Apparent Magnitude: +3.7
Constellation: Cancer
Distance: 577 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2632
M67
Apparent Magnitude: +6.1
Constellation: Cancer
Distance: 2 610 to 2 930 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2682
[ 13 ] Canes Venatici  [ +6.2 ]
M3
Apparent Magnitude: +6.2
Constellation: Canes Venatici
Distance: 33 900 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 5272
[ 14 ] Canis Major  [ +4.5 ]
M41
Apparent Magnitude: +4.5
Constellation: Canis Major
Distance: 2 300 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2287
[ 16 ] Capricornus  [ +7.7 ]
M30
Apparent Magnitude: +7.7
Constellation: Capricornus
Distance: 27 140 ± 650 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 7099
[ 18 ] Cassiopeia  [ +5.0   +7.4 ]
M52
Apparent Magnitude: +5.0
Constellation: Cassiopeia
Distance: 5 000 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 7654
M103
Apparent Magnitude: +7.4
Constellation: Cassiopeia
Distance: 10 000 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 581
[ 25 ] Coma Berenices  [ +8.33 ]
M53
Apparent Magnitude: +8.33
Constellation: Coma Berenices
Distance: 58 000 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 5024
[ 31 ] Cygnus  [ +5.5   +6.6 ]
M39
Apparent Magnitude: +5.5
Constellation: Cygnus
Distance: 1 060 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 7092
M29
Apparent Magnitude: +6.6
Constellation: Cygnus
Distance: 6 000 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6913
[ 38 ] Gemini  [ +5.3 ]
M35
Apparent Magnitude: +5.3
Constellation: Gemini
Distance: 2 800 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2168
[ 40 ] Hercules  [ +5.8   +6.3 ]
M13 – Great Globular Cluster
Apparent Magnitude: +5.8
Constellation: Hercules
Distance: 22 200 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6205
M92
Apparent Magnitude: +6.3
Constellation: Hercules
Distance: 26 700 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6341
[ 42 ] Hydra  [ +5.5   +9.67 ]
M48
Apparent Magnitude: +5.5
Constellation: Hydra
Distance: 1 500 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2548
M68
Apparent Magnitude: +9.67
Constellation: Hydra
Distance: 33 600 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 4590
[ 48 ] Lepus  [ +8.56 ]
M79
Apparent Magnitude: +8.56
Constellation: Lepus
Distance: 12 900 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 1904
[ 52 ] Lyra  [ +8.3 ]
M56
Apparent Magnitude: +8.3
Constellation: Lyra
Distance: 32 900 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6779
[ 55 ] Monoceros  [ +5.9 ]
M50
Apparent Magnitude: +5.9
Constellation: Monoceros
Distance: 3 200 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2323
[ 59 ] Ophiuchus  [ +6.4   +8.85 ]
M10
Apparent Magnitude: +6.4
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 14 300 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6254
M62
Apparent Magnitude: +7.39
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 22 200 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6266
M19
Apparent Magnitude: +7.47
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 28 700 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6273
M12
Apparent Magnitude: +7.68
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 15 700 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6218
M9
Apparent Magnitude: +7.9
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 25 800 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6333
M14
Apparent Magnitude: +8.32
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 30 300 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6402
M107
Apparent Magnitude: +8.85
Constellation: Ophiuchus
Distance: 20 900 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6171
[ 62 ] Pegasus  [ +6.2 ]
M15
Apparent Magnitude: +6.2
Constellation: Pegasus
Distance: 33 000 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 7078
[ 68 ] Puppis  [ +4.2   +6.1 ]
M47
Apparent Magnitude: +4.2
Constellation: Puppis
Distance: 1 600 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2422
M93
Apparent Magnitude: +6.0
Constellation: Puppis
Distance: 3 600 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2447
M46
Apparent Magnitude: +6.1
Constellation: Puppis
Distance: 5 400 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 2437
[ 71 ] Sagitta  [ +6.1 ]
M71
Apparent Magnitude: +6.1
Constellation: Sagitta
Distance: 13 000 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6838
[ 72 ] Sagittarius  [ +4.6   +9.18 ]
M25
Apparent Magnitude: +4.6
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 2 000 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: IC 4725
M22
Apparent Magnitude: +5.1
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 10 600 ± 1 000 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6656
M21
Apparent Magnitude: +6.5
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 4 250 ly
Type:  Cluster
Other Designations: NGC
M23
Apparent Magnitude: +6.9
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 2 150 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6494
M55
Apparent Magnitude: +7.42
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 17 600 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6809
M18
Apparent Magnitude: +7.5
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 4 900 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6613
M28
Apparent Magnitude: +7.66
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 17 900 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6626
M69
Apparent Magnitude: +8.31
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 29 700 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6637
M54
Apparent Magnitude: +8.37
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 87 400 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6715
M70
Apparent Magnitude: +9.06
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 29 400 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6681
M75
Apparent Magnitude: +9.18
Constellation: Sagittarius
Distance: 67 500 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6864
[ 73 ] Scorpius  [ +3.3   +7.87 ]
M7 – Ptolemy Cluster
Apparent Magnitude: +3.3
Constellation: Scorpius
Distance: 980 ± 033 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6475
M6 – Butterfly Cluster
Apparent Magnitude: +4.2
Constellation: Scorpius
Distance: 1 600 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6405
M4
Apparent Magnitude: +5.9
Constellation: Scorpius
Distance: 7 200 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6121
M80
Apparent Magnitude: +7.87
Constellation: Scorpius
Distance: 32 600 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6093
[ 75 ] Scutum  [ +6.3   +8.0 ]
M11 – Wild Duck Cluster
Apparent Magnitude: +6.3
Constellation: Scutum
Distance: 6 200 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6705
M26
Apparent Magnitude: +8.0
Constellation: Scutum
Distance: 5 000 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 6694
[ 76 ] Serpens  [ +6.65 ]
M5
Apparent Magnitude: +6.65
Constellation: Serpens
Distance: 24 500 ly
Type: Globular Cluster
Other Designations: NGC 5904
[ 78 ] Taurus  [ +1.6 ]
M45 – Pleiades
Apparent Magnitude: +1.6
Constellation: Taurus
Distance: 444 ly
Type: Open Cluster
Other Designations: Seven Sisters, Melotte 22