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Contains:  Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M45 Pleiades, 


M45 Pleiades

M45 Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 130/650

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 70D

Guiding telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Refractor 70/500

Guiding camera:Orion Starshoot autoguider

Software:PHD2Adobe Photoshop CCDeepsky Stacker

Accessory:Celestron Power Tank 17

Resolution: 3000x2003

Dates:Aug. 29, 2014

Frames: 6x300" ISO800

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~3

Flats: ~3

Bias: ~3

Avg. Moon age: 3.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.60% job: 361584

RA center: 56.866 degrees

DEC center: 24.164 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.374 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.947 degrees

Field radius: 1.189 degrees



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M45 Pleiades,