Messier 29 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 29, also known as NGC 6913, is an open cluster containing ~50 stars in the constellation of Cygnus. It lies at a distance of ~4,000 light-years, has a diameter of ~8 light-years and is ~10 million years old. This image comprises 20 x Luminance (10 seconds each) and 10 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 75 degrees on 3 July 2017.  The field of view is 32’ x 21’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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