Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Marios Tsalkidis
M45 Pleiades
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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Marios Tsalkidis
M45 Pleiades
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher 80ED Pro Black Diamond
Imaging Cameras
SBIG 8300M
Filters
Baader Blue 2" · Baader Green 2" · Baader Red 2" · Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L
Accessories
Starlight Xpress Starlight Xpress FW 5*2'' · Skywatcher .85x Focal Reducer & Corrector
Software
SequenceGeneratorPro
Guiding Cameras
QHY CCD QHY5 mono

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 11, 2015
Frames:
Baader Blue 2": 22x80" (29' 20") -5°C bin 2x2
Baader Green 2": 22x80" (29' 20") -5°C bin 2x2
Baader Red 2": 22x80" (29' 20") -5°C bin 2x2
Baader UV-IR Cut Filter L: 10x300" (50') -5°C bin 1x1
Integration:
2h 18'
Darks:
50
Flats:
21
Bias:
300
Avg. Moon age:
27.93 days
Avg. Moon phase:
2.89%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00
Temperature:
6.25

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 783961

RA center: 03h47m57s.4

DEC center: +24°1033

Pixel scale: 2.135 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -7.715 degrees

Field radius: 1.130 degrees

Resolution: 3112x2197

Data source: Traveller

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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Marios Tsalkidis