Monthly Archives: April 2011

IOM April 2011 – the Coma Cluster of galaxies, Abell 1656

Our April Fool’s Day imaging object of the month is Abell 1656, the Coma Galaxy Cluster!  Abell 1656 is a massive cluster of galaxies in the constellation Coma Berenices (Berenice’s Hair) and is over 2-degrees in diameter!  Nearly everything you … Continue reading

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