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Shimmerings
Enchanted Learning® Photoblog      Posted December 13, 2013   7:23 pm

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The Pleiades, in Taurus
 
The Pleiades, in Taurus

The Pleiades, is a beautiful open cluster of stars that has been known since antiquity. The distance from us is uncertain, but it is somewhere from 400 to 440 light-years away.
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Date taken: December 4, 2013
Place taken: Mercer Island, WA, USA
Mitchell Spector
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