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Contains:  IC 353, Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star 36Tau, The star Celaeno (16Tau), The star τ1Ari, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star τ2Ari, The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau
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Pleiades 04.10.14, 


            Rich Bamford
Pleiades 04.10.14

Pleiades 04.10.14

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM macro

Imaging camera:Nikon D7100

Mount:SkyWatcher Star Adventurer


Resolution: 5139x3168

Dates:Oct. 4, 2014

Frames: 19x60" ISO800

Integration: 0.3 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 10.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 79.09% job: 468811

RA center: 3h 44' 54"

DEC center: +23° 30' 28"

Pixel scale: 7.938 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 134.771 degrees

Field radius: 6.655

Locations: Home, Grantham, United Kingdom



Rich Bamford
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Pleiades 04.10.14, 


            Rich Bamford