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Contains:  IC 353, Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star 32Tau, The star 18Tau, The star Celaeno (16Tau), The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau
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M45 region, 


            Jochen Schuster
M45 region

M45 region

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 70-200 f4L USM

Imaging camera:Canon 60Da

Mount:Skywatcher Star Adventurer B

Software:Photoshop 6Fitswork 4.4.7

Resolution: 3061x2058

Dates:Nov. 2, 2015

Frames: 239x60" ISO1600

Integration: 4.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 21.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.34%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 5.00 job: 835614

RA center: 3h 44' 35"

DEC center: +23° 54' 10"

Pixel scale: 7.560 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 173.588 degrees

Field radius: 3.873

Locations: Heimen, Alvdal, Hedmark, Norway





Jochen Schuster
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M45 region, 


            Jochen Schuster