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M44 - The Beehive Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Celestron Nexstar 80mm f/11

Imaging camera: Sony Nex-5

Mount: Celestron CG-5 Advanced GT

Software: Deep Sky Stacker

Resolution: 1413x924

Dates: Feb. 6, 2013

Frames: 40x30"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.56% job: 93330

RA center: 130.142 degrees

DEC center: 19.647 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.298 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 101.048 degrees

Field radius: 0.773 degrees


M44 - The Beehive Cluster
Captured 2013-02-06
40x30s ISO 1600 Sony NEX-5, 25 darks
Celestron Nexstar 80mm f/11
Celestron CG-5 mount
Stacked in DSS
Processed in StarTools printscreen to save



License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons Feb. 11, 2013

Sky plot

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M44 - The Beehive Cluster, jdiwnab