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T48 - GEM

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Rich, smooth open cluster of very faint stars. Beautiful, with M-35 in field.

Object Information

Name T48 - GEM
Type Open Cluster
Constellation Gemini
Catalogue NGC 2158

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG STF-8300
Camera Temp -30ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location S
Date November 23, 2012

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