Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 869  ·  NGC 884  ·  chi Persei Cluster  ·  h Persei Cluster
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The Perseus Double Star Cluster, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
The Perseus Double Star Cluster
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The Perseus Double Star Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Starfinder 8

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD 163m  ·  Canon 500D Canon T1i

Mounts: Losmandy GM-8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: MEADE 50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM

Software: RegiStar  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4

Accessory: Baader MPCC coma corrector


Dates:Oct. 4, 2019July 17, 2020

Frames:
50x5"
486x60"
240x30" 0C

Integration: 10.2 hours

Darks: ~200

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 16.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.62%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3694971

RA center: 2h 20' 36"

DEC center: +57° 8' 27"

Pixel scale: 0.640 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 29.254 degrees

Field radius: 0.615 degrees


Resolution: 5489x4217

Data source: Backyard

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