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Contains:  NGC 1342
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NGC 1342, 





    
        

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NGC 1342

NGC 1342

Technical card

Resolution: 1874x1568

Dates:Oct. 21, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Blue: 10x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green: 10x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance: 83x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 10x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 18.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 89.44%

Astrometry.net job: 2324000

RA center: 53.242 degrees

DEC center: 37.610 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.679 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.416 degrees

Field radius: 0.570 degrees

Locations: Jardin, TOUL, Lorraine, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

NGC 1342 is an open cluster located in the constellation Perseus.
It was discovered by German-British astronomer William Herschel in 1799. NGC 1342 is located approximately 2,090 light-years from the solar system, and the latest estimates give an age of 460 million years. The apparent diameter of the cluster is about 10.7 light-years.
According to the classification of open clusters of Robert Trumpler, this cluster contains less than 50 stars.

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