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Contains:  Maia nebula, Merope nebula, NGC 1432, NGC 1435, The star Celaeno (16Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star ηTau

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    M45, 



    
        

            avolight
    M45
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    M45

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:GSO 8" f5

    Imaging camera:Moravian G2-8300FW

    Mount:Skywatcher EQ6 Pro Skyscan

    Focal reducer:TS 2" Newton Koma Korrektor

    Software:ACDSee 6 ProFitswork 4.47

    Filters:Baader LuminanceBaader RGB


    Dates:Oct. 2, 2013Oct. 3, 2013

    Frames:
    Baader Luminance: 10x720"
    Baader RGB: 36x180"

    Integration: 3.8 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 27.50 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 4.84%


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 516876

    RA center: 3h 46' 4"

    DEC center: +24° 6' 57"

    Pixel scale: 1.628 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 177.346 degrees

    Field radius: 0.702 degrees


    Resolution: 1895x2458

    Data source: Backyard

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