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The Double Cluster 2020 Version

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The Double Cluster The Double Cluster

The Double Cluster consists of two open clusters, NGC869 and NGC884 located in Perseus. Estimated age is 12.8 million years.
Although visible to the naked eye, they need optical aid to show the two individual clusters and to see them in all their glory.

Additional Info

  • Constellation: Perseus
  • Right Ascension: 2h 20m
  • Declination: 57° 08′
  • Distance (Lightyears): 7,500
  • Telescope: Orion ED80cft Refractor
  • Camera: ZWO ASI071 OSC cmos
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