to Greek mythology, Cassiopeia - the Queen, is wife of the king
Cepheus and mother of Andromeda. She was known for being vane and
boastful regarding her beauty.
constellation of Cassiopeia is also quite beautiful as it lies along
the outer reaches of the Milky Way. It is very distinctive in the
northern sky, identified by its W-shape. Many open star clusters
and nebulae lie within its borders (place mouse over image for details).
famous Double Cluster is visible at the middle left. These open
star clusters are actually within the constellation of Perseus (Andromda's