NGC 659

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Jaspal Chadha

London

Equipment used
Telescope: Takahasi TOA – 130N
Camera: 690 CCD
Mount: Ioptron CEM60 (unguided)
LRGB at 4 x 300 seconds each

NGC 659 is an open cluster in the Cassiopeia constellation. It was discovered by Caroline Herschel in 1783.
NGC 654 is an open cluster visible in the constellation of Cassiopeia; It is located in the Perseus arm at a distance of about 7800 light years from the solar system.

Location: Murky skies of London UK

2016-08-26T00:00:00

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