Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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M 45

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 152 mm Maksutov Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000Da

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ 6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN 2

Software: Deep Sky Stacker  ·  Photoshop CS 2


Dates:Nov. 23, 2014

Frames: 15x300" (1h 15') ISO800

Integration: 1h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 1.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.16%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3208667

RA center: 3h 47' 4"

DEC center: +23° 59' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.595 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 332.258 degrees

Field radius: 0.972 degrees


Resolution: 3680x2384

Description

First light of M 45

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