Double Cluster in Perseus: This is a spectacular showcase for open clusters. Two of them are very close together and looking at them through binoculars or low-power telescopes is always a highlight one will never forget.

Object Double Cluster in Perseus
Category Open Clusters
Designation NGC 0869, NGC 0884
Constellation Perseus
Optics TMB 130 f/6 x 0.8 Tele Vue Reducer/Flattener
Mount Meade LXD 75
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Exposure 1 x ISO 800-2min
Calibration Dark Frame
Guiding Meade DSI Pro and Skywatcher ED 80 as Guide Scope
Processing ImagesPlus, Neat Image, Photoshop
Location-Date Eningen, Germany - 6 Sep 2005
 
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