Herschel 330 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 330, also known as NGC 1502, is an open cluster in the constellation of Camelopardalis.  It contains ~45 stars and lies at a distance of ~3,000 light-years.  It is ~20 million years old.  The bright star is magnitude 7.0 HIP 19272. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (10 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (10, 10 and 8 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 55 degrees on 13 December 2015. The field of view of the image is 32’ x 21’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 8 October 2018
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