Herschel 132 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 132, also known as NGC 6830, is an open cluster containing ~20 stars in the constellation of Vulpecula.  It lies at a distance of ~4,800 light-years and is ~100 million years old. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (45 seconds each) and 6 x Red, Green and Blue (45, 45 and 36 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 80 degrees on 25 August 2017. The field of view is 34' by 23'.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 15 September 2018
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