Contains: Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...

M45 LRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Stellarvue SV80ED

Resolution: 3300x2470

Dates: Dec. 3, 2015

Frames: 120x120"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.45%

Astrometry.net job: 885296

RA center: 56.786 degrees

DEC center: 24.030 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.937 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.218 degrees

Field radius: 1.109 degrees

Description

Acquisition:
30 2-min exposures of Red, Green, and Blue; 30 2-min exposures of Luminance. This does not capture the reflection nebulosity around the brighter stars of The Pleiades but emphasized the colors of the starfield.

Comments

Author

David
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

M45 LRGB, 






    David