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


            William Maxwell
The Perseus Double Cluster
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The Perseus Double Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Starfinder 8

Imaging cameras: Canon T1i Full Spectrum

Mounts: Losmandy GM-8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: MEADE 50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM

Software: Open Guiding PHD2 Guiding  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4

Accessory: Baader MPCC coma corrector

Dates:Oct. 1, 2019

Frames: 486x60"

Integration: 8.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.57%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2964218

RA center: 2h 20' 40"

DEC center: +57° 6' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.785 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 9.769 degrees

Field radius: 0.825 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1313

Data source: Backyard


I took about 700 subs over two nights and "lucky imaged" the best 486.



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The Perseus Double Cluster, 


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