Herschel 385 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 385, also known as NGC 1513, is an open cluster in the constellation of Perseus. It contains ~50 stars and lies at a distance of ~2,700 light-years.  It is ~430 million years old. This image comprises 9 x Luminance (20 seconds each) and 4 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 15 December 2015. The field of view of the image is 32’ x 19’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 15 September 2018
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