Herschel 135 (North Up, East Left)
Hersshel 135, also known as NGC 6940, is an open cluster in the constellation of Vulpecula.  It lies at a distance of ~2,600 light-years and is ~1.1 billion years old.  This image comprises 15 x Luminance (45 seconds each) and 8 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 85 degrees on 14 September 2017. The field of view is 34’ x 23’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 10 June 2019
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