Admiring the Universe - a fine-art photographer based in Perthshire, Scotland, with interests in landscape, nature and astrophotography

Perseus Double Cluster

Perseus Double Cluster
The Double Cluster consists of the open clusters NGC 869 and NGC 884. Both clusters are fairly young at ~12.8Myr and blue-shifted heading toward us at 38km/s.

I revisited some old data from April 2021 and reprocessed it using PixInsight and darktable.

Lights 65 x 180 s
Darks 32 x 180 s
Flats 8 x 180 s
Bias 132 x 0.01 s


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