Open Star Cluster M36. Messier object M36 is located in the constellation Auriga. It is a relatively close member of Messier's catalog located 4 thousand light years from earth.
starlight xpress HX916 Tak FS 60-C piggybacked on LX200, 120 second unguided subexposures. Astronomik Type II IR-blocked filters. RRGB image = 60:60:60:60, unbinned 1x1. Acquired with AA 2.0, processed in AIP4WIN and AA 2.0.