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Contains:  Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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Pleiades Partial, 


            Tom Masterson
Pleiades Partial

Pleiades Partial

Technical card

Resolution: 5283x3478

Dates:Sept. 28, 2014

Frames: 9x300"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.21% job: 379221

RA center: 56.446 degrees

DEC center: 24.373 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.688 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.068 degrees

Field radius: 0.604 degrees


9x Lights 300" @800ISO
15x Darks
20x Bias
20x Flats
20x Dark Flats

Camera: Canon 6D
Scope: Celestron Edge HD 8
Mount: Advanced VX
Guide Scope: Orion Mag Mini With SSAG

Capture Software: Backyard EOS
Guide Software: PHD2
Stacking Software: Deep Sky Stacker
Final Processing: PSCC

Location: Sequoia National Forest, CA



Tom Masterson
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Pleiades Partial, 


            Tom Masterson

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