Herschel 43 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 43, also known as NGC 7086, is an open cluster in the constellation of Cygnus. It contains ~50 stars and lies at a distance of approximately 3,900 light lears.  Its age is ~85 million years.  This image comprises 12 x Luminance (50 seconds each) and 8 x Red, Green and Blue (50, 50 and 40 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 60 degrees on 9 September 2016. The field of view is 34’ x 23’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 8 October 2018
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