Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  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: TS APO 65Q

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000D AstroModified

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lacerta MGEN2 mit 9x50 Sucher

Software: Fitswork  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Photoshop CC


Dates:Dec. 13, 2015

Frames: 13x1200"

Integration: 4.3 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 2.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3664117

RA center: 3h 46' 16"

DEC center: +24° 15' 36"

Pixel scale: 2.770 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 321.352 degrees

Field radius: 1.723 degrees


Resolution: 3792x2384

Locations: Balkonsternwarte, Rheinfelden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Traveller

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