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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Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Canon 200 mm f/2.8 L II USM

Imaging camera: Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3

Mount: EQ3-2

Software: Mosstack

Resolution: 1553x940

Dates: Sept. 18, 2014

Frames: 10x120"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.45% job: 390203

RA center: 56.566 degrees

DEC center: 24.118 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.459 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.750 degrees

Field radius: 1.376 degrees

Locations: Koti, Kaarina, Other (Non US), Finland


First time ever I got any color on Pleiades.



Mikko Laine

Sky plot

Sky plot


Pleiades, Mikko Laine