Dates: Nov. 28, 2013
Integration: 1.0 hours
Avg. Moon age: 24.70 days
Avg. Moon phase: 24.20%
Astrometry.net job: 128698
RA center: 34.937 degrees
DEC center: 57.235 degrees
Pixel scale: 1.575 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: -178.149 degrees
Field radius: 1.055 degrees
Locations: Home Observatory, Quincy, Illinois, United States
These open clusters are located 7600 light years away in the constellation Perseus. The left hand cluster is NGC 884 and the right hand cluster is NGC 869. They are a few hundred light years apart.
To create the LRGB image, the CIE L* luminance was extracted from the acquired RGB. This pseudo luminance was denoised and combined with the RGB to produce this LRGB image.
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