Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Perseus (Per)  ·  Contains:  Double cluster  ·  NGC 869  ·  NGC 884  ·  The star 7Per  ·  The star 8Per
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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84), 



    
        

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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84)
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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84)

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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84), 



    
        

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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84)
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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher ED80
Imaging Cameras
NIKON D3100
Mounts
Orion SkyView Pro Equatorial
Software
Deep Sky Stacker · Adobe Photoshop CS5

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 5, 2015
Frames:
45x60" (45') ISO1600
Integration:
45'
Darks:
10
Bias:
10
Avg. Moon age:
22.24 days
Avg. Moon phase:
49.07%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00
Mean SQM:
20.48

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 766778

RA center: 02h20m06s.5

DEC center: +57°1106

Pixel scale: 1.730 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.180 degrees

Field radius: 1.251 degrees

Resolution: 4192x3084

Description

NGC's 869 & 884, the Double Cluster, in Cassiopeia imaged on 9/5/15.

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Double Cluster (NGC 869 & 84), 



    
        

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