Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 1805  ·  IC 1831  ·  IC 1848  ·  NGC 869  ·  The star 11Per  ·  The star 1Per  ·  The star 44Cas  ·  The star 4Per  ·  The star 53Cas  ·  The star 8Per  ·  The star 9Per  ·  The star εCas  ·  The star ηPer  ·  The star χCas  ·  h Persei Cluster
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Double Cluster & Heart and Soul Nebulas, 



    
        

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Double Cluster & Heart and Soul Nebulas, 



    
        

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Double Cluster & Heart and Soul Nebulas

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm ED UMC F/2

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: AstroTrac TT320X-AG

Software: PixInsight 1.8


Dates:Aug. 23, 2020

Frames: 68x120"

Integration: 2.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.17%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3840108

RA center: 2h 34' 48"

DEC center: +59° 42' 25"

Pixel scale: 10.271 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 350.434 degrees

Field radius: 9.381 degrees


Resolution: 5473x3646

Locations: Sierra de Hornachos, Hornachos, Badajoz, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

A classic for binoculars, the Double Cluster in Perseus is just a few degrees from the photogenic Heart and Soul nebulas, so at this image scale is just mandatory to frame them all. At the left, reflection nebulas VdB 14 and 15 are also featured.

135mm, f/2.8, ISO 2000
68x 120s

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