Anglo-Australian Telescope image of the Wild Duck open cluster M11 in Scutum. Photograph by David Malin.
Note the bright yellow and red stars, which are intermediate-aged giants. Their occurance suggests that the cluster must have an age of several hundred million years.
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Bright yellow and red giant stars are visible in this image of M11.
GCO image of M11.
Last Modification: 2 Aug 1999 22:50 MET