Herschel 387 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 387, also known as NGC 1545, is an open cluster in the constellation of Perseus. It contains ~20 stars and lies at a distance of ~2,600 light-years.  It is ~10 million years old. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (15 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (15, 15 and 12 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 60 degrees on 11 December 2015. The field of view of the image is 28’ x 19’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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