Published: March 23, 2021

Moon in Beehive Cluster graphics photo image from Stellarium

The Moon is all a buzz in the Beehive Cluster tonight.

Get out your binos and join the swarm! At only 600 LYs away, M44 is one of the closest star clusters to us and is full of 1,000+ young Suns spanning the area of 3 full Moons (1.5 degrees) in the constellation of Cancer the Crab.

Photo credit: Stellarium