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Observation by Paul Downing: NGC 869 in Perseus

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Paul Downing

Observed

2019 Oct 25 - 11:21

Uploaded

2019 Oct 25 - 11:25

Objects

NGC869

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Constellation

Perseus

Field centre

RA: 02h18m
Dec: +57°09'
Position angle: -90°16'

Field size

0°24' × 0°18'

Equipment
  • 12.5 inch Planewave scope
  • QSI 683 CCD camera
  • Takahashi NJP mount
Exposure

LRGB of 20:10:10:10 minutes

Location

Alpujarra, Spain

Target name

NGC 869

Title

NGC 869 in Perseus

About this image

One member of the Perseus "Double Cluster".

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