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NGC 4103 Open Cluster in Crux - Tamron 1200 mm, 



    
        

            Ray Caro
NGC 4103 Open Cluster in Crux - Tamron 1200 mm
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NGC 4103 Open Cluster in Crux - Tamron 1200 mm

Technical card


Dates:June 23, 2018

Frames: 240x30"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.03%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2132824

RA center: 12h 6' 45"

DEC center: -61° 14' 6"

Pixel scale: 0.657 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 285.095 degrees

Field radius: 0.661 degrees


Resolution: 6024x4022

Data source: Backyard

Description

Here's a new interesting cluster in the Constellation Crux. It is located right on the Milky Way very close to Alpha Crucis.

It is a very young cluster (about 25 million years old) discovered by James Dunlop in 1826.

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NGC 4103 Open Cluster in Crux - Tamron 1200 mm, 



    
        

            Ray Caro