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Old 02-07-2010
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Originally Posted by AdamLein View Post
I believe you are referring to the Pleiades.
That's right, or the "Seven Sisters". Very obvious cluster near Orion in the constellation Taurus, looks a lot like a small version of the little dipper to me, visible in winter (Edit - when it isn't obscured by trillions of snowflakes falling from the sky)
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