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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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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

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M45 Pleiades
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Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 70D

Mount:SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN 2

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight Adobe Lightroom


Dates:Sept. 23, 2016Sept. 24, 2016

Frames: 126x90" ISO1600

Integration: 3.1 hours

Darks: ~64

Bias: ~93

Avg. Moon age: 22.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 10.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3472726

RA center: 3h 46' 30"

DEC center: +24° 9' 3"

Pixel scale: 2.150 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.409 degrees

Field radius: 1.359 degrees


Resolution: 3728x2610

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Description

f/6.3

Finally the Pleiades with 400mm...
I took the best 126 lights of 193 subs from 2 nights.

Image B reprocessed (less star reducing)

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Description: Reprocessed using DBE

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