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: Orion 80ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80ST

Software: photoshop  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD Filter


Dates:Oct. 28, 2011

Frames: 22x360" (2h 12') bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 1.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 115854

RA center: 3h 46' 20"

DEC center: +24° 6' 43"

Pixel scale: 3.842 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -155.019 degrees

Field radius: 1.274 degrees


Resolution: 1988x1322

Locations: Burton on Trent, None

Description

The Pleiades

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