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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 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M45, The Pleiades/Seven sisters (again), 


            Ferran Ginebrosa
M45, The Pleiades/Seven sisters (again)

M45, The Pleiades/Seven sisters (again)

Technical card

Resolution: 3883x2559

Dates:Jan. 10, 2015

Frames:Astronomik CLS Clip CLS clip-in: 19x600" ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 3.2 hours

Darks: ~200

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~300

Avg. Moon age: 19.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 4.00 job: 497782

RA center: 3h 46' 49"

DEC center: +24° 12' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.347 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.581 degrees

Field radius: 1.516

Locations: MPC - K09 / Observatori Lliçà d'Amunt, Lliçà d'Amunt, Barcelona, Spain


Here comes again M45, the Pleiades, also called The 7 Sisters, always photogenic and gorgeous.
Photographed again, and procesed with a new method, I believe better



Ferran Ginebrosa
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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M45, The Pleiades/Seven sisters (again), 


            Ferran Ginebrosa