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Contains:  Southern Pleiades, IC 2602, The star θCar
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Southern Pleiades, 


            Craig Rodgers
Southern Pleiades

Southern Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics GTF 81 Five Element APO

Imaging camera:QHYCCD QHY8L

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens: William Optics 50mm

Guiding camera:QHY5L-II

Software:PHDSequence Generator Pro

Filter:IDAS 2" LPS D1

Resolution: 2432x1752

Dates:July 17, 2015

Frames: 24x300"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.10% job: 948222

RA center: 160.814 degrees

DEC center: -64.355 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.958 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.575 degrees

Field radius: 1.232 degrees


There's a suggestion of the Ha filed that it sits in, hoping to capture more data later in the year to bring it out.



Craig Rodgers
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Southern Pleiades, 


            Craig Rodgers