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
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The Pleyades
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The Pleyades

The Pleyades, 



    
        

            Joanot
The Pleyades
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The Pleyades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 20D

Mounts: CG5

Software: PixInsight  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:Dec. 17, 2012

Frames: 179x90" (4h 28' 30") ISO1600

Integration: 4h 28' 30"

Darks: 60

Flats: 10

Bias: 21

Avg. Moon age: 4.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.52%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 136537

RA center: 03h47m06s

DEC center: +24°0249

Pixel scale: 3.267 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.388 degrees

Field radius: 0.872 degrees


Resolution: 1557x1126

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The Pleyades, 



    
        

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