The Double Cluster (also known as Caldwell 14)


Trevor Nicholls

Chelmsford, UK

Takahashi FSQ 106 ED at native FL
QSI 6120 with Astrodon LRGB filters
Lodestar X2
Paramount MX
12 x 120s of RGB, 12 x 60s Luminance.

Captured on one of the rare clear nights so far this year the Double Cluster in Perseus, collective name two star clusters NGC 869 and NGC 884, both lie at a distance of 7500 light years.