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✨ 25 Brightest Star Clusters

Messier Star Clusters

These are the brightest and most interesting open and globular star clusters listed in the Messier Catalog. Messier star clusters are predominately found in the northern hemisphere.



Caldwell Star Clusters

These are the brightest and most interesting open and globular star clusters listed in the Messier Catalog. Messier star clusters are predominately found in the southern hemisphere.




Herschel Star Clusters

These are the brightest and most interesting star clusters listed in the Herschell 400 Catalog. Herschel star clusters are generally fainter and harder to spot than Messier and Caldwell star clusters.

      1. Star Cluster / Magnitude (m)
      2. Constellation



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