Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  M 38  ·  NGC 1912
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            Herbert Walter
M 38
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            Herbert Walter
M 38
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: LACERTA Newton ohne Namen 10"

Imaging cameras: Moravian Instruments G2-8300 FW

Mounts: Gemini G53F

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon LRGB


Dates:March 10, 2015

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 19.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.68%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 864741

RA center: 05h28m48s.10

DEC center: +35°5118

Pixel scale: 1.386 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.507 degrees

Field radius: 0.645 degrees


Resolution: 2675x2017

Locations: Sternwarte Kremstal, Inzersdorf im Kremstal, Oberösterreich, Austria

Description

M 38 - an open cluster in the Auriga constellation. At its distance of 4,200 light years, its angular diameter of about 20' corresponds to about 25 light years (age of the cluster about 220 million years).

Exposure Lum 14x120s R/G/B 8/7/7 x 240s

Total 1h 56min

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M 38, 



    
        

            Herbert Walter