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Contains:  NGC 884, Double cluster, NGC 869, The star 7Per
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The Double Cluster in Perseus, 





    
        

            Andre van Zegveld
The Double Cluster in Perseus

The Double Cluster in Perseus

Technical card

Resolution: 4209x2947

Frames: 27x600"

Integration: 4.5 hours

Astrometry.net job: 2175647

RA center: 35.093 degrees

DEC center: 57.127 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.396 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.862 degrees

Field radius: 0.996 degrees

Locations: E-eye Remote Hosting of Telescopes - Spain, Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

The Double Cluster (also known as Caldwell 14) is the common name for the open clusters NGC 869 and NGC 884 (often designated h Persei and χ Persei, respectively),[1] which are close together in the constellation Perseus. Both visible with the naked eye, NGC 869 and NGC 884 lie at a distance of 7500 light years

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The Double Cluster in Perseus, 





    
        

            Andre van Zegveld

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