Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  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
M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

            Alan Coffelt
M45 - The Pleiades
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M45 - The Pleiades

M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

            Alan Coffelt
M45 - The Pleiades
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M45 - The Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion EON 130mm ED Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: Central DS Modified/Cooled Sony A7s

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Focal reducers: Orion 3" Field Flattener

Software: Software Bisque The Sky X  ·  Photoshop CC 2015  ·  Lightroom  ·  CCDStack 2

Filters: Orion SkyGlow 2" Astrophotography Filter

Accessory: QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:Sept. 25, 2016

Frames: 20x20" (6' 40")

Integration: 6' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 24.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.16%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1267140

RA center: 03h46m54s

DEC center: +24°0824

Pixel scale: 1.880 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 142.549 degrees

Field radius: 0.944 degrees


Resolution: 2556x2556

Locations: Deerlick Astronomy Village, Sharon, Georgia, United States

Description

20x20" unguided, ISO 3200

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M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

            Alan Coffelt