Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Contains:  Beehive cluster  ·  M 44  ·  M 67  ·  NGC 2632  ·  NGC 2682  ·  Part of the constellation Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Praesepe  ·  The star 27Cnc  ·  The star 45Cnc  ·  The star 49Cnc  ·  The star 60Cnc  ·  The star Acubens (αCnc)  ·  The star Asellus Australis (δCnc)  ·  The star Asellus Borealis (γCnc)  ·  The star ηCnc  ·  The star θCnc  ·  The star ο1Cnc
M44 + M67, 



    
        

            Carlo Rocchi
M44 + M67
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M44 + M67

M44 + M67, 



    
        

            Carlo Rocchi
M44 + M67
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M44 + M67

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon 50mm EF f/2.8
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi
Mounts
Vixen Sphinx SX-W
Accessories
Image Plus Camera Control

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 5, 2011
Frames:
13x120" (26') bin 1x1
Integration:
26'
Avg. Moon age:
2.18 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.29%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 121990

RA center: 08h42m40s.1

DEC center: +15°5613

Pixel scale: 38.539 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.181 degrees

Field radius: 9.495 degrees

Resolution: 1090x1400

Description

Mentre su Orione transitavano delle nuvole ho fatto una veloce ripresa a questa bella coppia di ammassi aperti nella costellazione del Cancro. Date and location: 5 February 2011 Saint Barthelemy 45°47'N - 7°29'E 1800mt (5900 feet). Camera and optics: modded Canon 400D - Canon lens EF 50mm f2.8 #f3.5. Mount: Vixen Sphinx - no guide. Frames and processing: 13x2 min. 12 dark - Image Plus + Photoshop

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M44 + M67, 



    
        

            Carlo Rocchi