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Beehive Cluster

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Beehive Cluster

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TPO 8" f/4 Imaging Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Teleskop-Service TSOAG 9mm

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadstar

Software: Topaz Labs DeNoise  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  GradientXTerminator

Filters: IDAS LPS-D1

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III


Dates:Feb. 14, 2015

Frames: 17x150" (42' 30") ISO1600

Integration: 42' 30"

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 24.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Astrometry.net job: 546592

RA center: 8h 40' 5"

DEC center: +19° 39' 10"

Pixel scale: 4.988 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.050 degrees

Field radius: 1.132 degrees


Resolution: 1363x893

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Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

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