Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  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
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 80mm f/5

Imaging cameras: Canon T5

Mounts: Celestron NexStar GoTo Mount Alt/Az GT

Software: Digital Photo Professional  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4


Dates:Oct. 7, 2015

Frames: 27x15" (6' 45") ISO3200

Integration: 6' 45"

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 24.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 803335

RA center: 3h 47' 25"

DEC center: +23° 53' 13"

Pixel scale: 2.208 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 66.042 degrees

Field radius: 1.946 degrees


Resolution: 5276x3520

Locations: Home, Boone, North Carolina, United States

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