Derby and District Astronomical Society

NGC 1502

Open Cluster in Camelopardalis      RA 4h 7m 49s  Dec +62° 19m 55s

This image of NGC 1502 was captured by Dave Selfe on the 18th March 2022. It is comprised of 18 x 30 second exposures taken through a SkyWatcher Esprit 100 telescope, Optolong L-Pro filter and Nikon D750 camera at ISO 800. A wider field version of the same image is also shown below which includes the planetary nebula NGC 1501 at lower left.  Image © Dave Selfe.