Herschel 327 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 327, also known as NGC 2126, is an open cluster in the constellation of Auriga.  It contains ~40 stars and lies at a distance of ~4,600 light-years.  The bright star in the foreground is magnitude 6.0 HIP 28637. This image comprises 11 x Luminance (20 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (20, 20 and 16 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 65 degrees on 20 November 2015. The field of view of the image is 32’ x 21’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 4 November 2018
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