PhotographerAndre van der Hoeven
Location of photoHI-Ambacht, NL
Date/Time of photoJune/November 2011
EquipmentSkywatcher ED80/Robtics ED110 with SXV-H9 CCD camera.
DescriptionNGC 7380 is an open cluster discovered by Caroline Herschel in 1787. William Herschel included his sister's discovery in his catalog, and labelled it H VIII.77. It is also known as 142 in the 1959 Sharpless catalog (Sh2-142). Known as the Wizard Nebula, this object is a reasonably large nebula located in Cepheus.
Skywatcher ED80/Robtics ED110
Exposure: 32x1800s Ha (24xED80, 12xED110), 8x1800s OIII and 7x1800s S2