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Contains:  Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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The Plejades, 


            Stefan Westphal
The Plejades

The Plejades

Technical card

Resolution: 1906x1414

Dates:Jan. 21, 2017

Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue: 17x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Green: 17x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 30x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Red: 17x240" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.4 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~29

Bias: ~159

Avg. Moon age: 23.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.40%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -13.00 job: 1434807

RA center: 56.452 degrees

DEC center: 24.083 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.253 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.805 degrees

Field radius: 1.402 degrees

Locations: Kreben, Westmittelfranken, Bayern, Germany


Date: 21.01.2017
Location: Kreben / Bavaria Germany
Telescope: SGN 44 f3,9
Corrector: Gyulai GPU
Camera: Atik 383L+ at -20°C
integration time: LRGB 120:68:68:68min
Guiding: Ts Off Axis Guider and M-Gen ll
Processing: DSS, Fitswork, Photo Shop CS6, Startools



Stefan Westphal
License: None (All rights reserved)

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The Plejades, 


            Stefan Westphal

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