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Observation by Alex Pratt: NGC 869 Sword Handle Perseus

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Alex Pratt

Observer

Alex Pratt

Observed

2020 Sep 13 - 23:13

Uploaded

2020 Dec 11 - 15:37

Objects

NGC869

Equipment
  • C11 f/10 and f/3.3 focal reducer
  • Watec 910 video camera
  • OccuRec (recording)
  • Tangra (analysis)
Exposure

0.64 s

Location

Z92

Target name

NGC 869 Sword Handle Perseus

Title

NGC 869 Sword Handle Perseus

About this image

My main interest is in observing transient events, although I sometimes direct my 'scope onto the brighter deep sky objects, such as open clusters, which are good video targets. The FoV here is 30' across the diagonal.

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