Messier 11 is an open cluster in the constellation Scutum. It's common name, the Wild Duck Cluster, is derived from a triangular formation of stars in the cluster that supposedly resembles a formation of ducks. I don't see it. All I see is a sea turtle. Or Robin Hood.
|Messier 11, the Wild Duck Cluster; Epsilon-200 on NJP Mount; 10x180|
|Messier 27, the Dumbbell Nebula; Epsilon-200 on NJP Mount; 15x180|