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Contains:  NGC 884, Double cluster, NGC 869
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Double Cluster, 


            Scotty Bishop
Double Cluster

Double Cluster

Technical card

Resolution: 5654x3484

Dates:Sept. 30, 2018

Frames: 45x60" ISO1600

Integration: 0.8 hours

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 20.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.83%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 15.00 job: 2280098

RA center: 2h 20' 51"

DEC center: +57° 9' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.623 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.431 degrees

Field radius: 0.574

Data source: Backyard


I wanted to see if I could get a close up of the double cluster from my front yard last night, so I did it while waiting on another DSO to clear the roof, and after shooting M39 while waiting on this to clear the trees. I really need less trees.



Scotty Bishop
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Double Cluster, 


            Scotty Bishop

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