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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Double cluster, NGC 869, NGC 884, The star 7Per
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Double Cluster wide, 


Double Cluster wide
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Double Cluster wide

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Explorer 200PDS

Imaging cameras: Nikon D810A

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Mk III

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pixinsight

Accessory: Seletek Armadillo

Dates:Sept. 9, 2018

Frames: 46x300"

Integration: 3.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.08%

Basic astrometry details job: 2244254

RA center: 2h 20' 29"

DEC center: +57° 11' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.994 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 215.554 degrees

Field radius: 1.135 degrees

Resolution: 6795x4631

Locations: Puolivälinkangas - Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Data source: Backyard


Had a semi-cloudy night so what better target than the beautiful Double Cluster in Perseus?



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Double Cluster wide,