Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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Aldebaran and the Hyades + NGC 1647 + Hind's variable Nebula (NGC 1555), 



    
        

            Michael S.
Aldebaran and the Hyades + NGC 1647 + Hind's variable Nebula (NGC 1555)
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Aldebaran and the Hyades + NGC 1647 + Hind's variable Nebula (NGC 1555)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Walimex Pro 135mm f2.0

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5300a

Software: PixInsight 1.8

Accessory: Skywatcher Star Adventurer


Dates:Jan. 1, 2017Jan. 20, 2017

Frames:
21x100"
354x50"

Integration: 5.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~60

Avg. Moon age: 12.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2701475

RA center: 4h 27' 59"

DEC center: +17° 18' 43"

Pixel scale: 14.099 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 44.260 degrees

Field radius: 5.844 degrees


Resolution: 2500x1630

Locations: My lovely garden, J-City, Burgenland, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

Gave the image a bit more contrast and the bigger stars a tick more saturation.

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Description: May 2019 version - new tools, new way of approaching the data. ;-)

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Aldebaran and the Hyades + NGC 1647 + Hind's variable Nebula (NGC 1555), 



    
        

            Michael S.