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



    
        

            Stephen Kirk
The Double Cluster
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The Double Cluster

The Double Cluster, 



    
        

            Stephen Kirk
The Double Cluster
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The Double Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-85EDX

Imaging cameras: ATIK 460ex mono

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro NEQ 6 PRO

Guiding cameras: qhy5v

Software: PixInsight 1.8 RC7

Filters: Baader LRGB 1.25'' Filters


Dates:Dec. 4, 2013

Frames: 27x300" (2h 15')

Integration: 2h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 1.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.26%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 131158

RA center: 2h 20' 20"

DEC center: +57° 7' 26"

Pixel scale: 2.081 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.792 degrees

Field radius: 0.898 degrees


Resolution: 2464x1890

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The Double Cluster, 



    
        

            Stephen Kirk