Abell 426

Dan Crowson

Abell 426 or the Perseus Cluster is a grouping over 1,000 galaxies centered on NGC 1275, the brightest galaxy just left of center.


Luminance – 29x600s – 290 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2


410 minutes total exposure – 6 hours and 50 minutes


Imaged November 8th and 9th, 2018 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.


LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49598675662/sizes/l/


LRGB PixInsight Annotated - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49597927913/sizes/l/



Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com


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