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Contains:  Beehive, M 44, NGC 2632, Part of the constellation Cancer (Cnc), Praesepe Cluster, The star 20Cnc, The star Asellus Australis (δCnc), The star Asellus Borealis (γCnc), The star ηCnc, The star θCnc, The star λCnc, The star ο1Cnc, The star ο2Cnc, The star υ1Cnc
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M44 Praesepe (Beehive Cluster), 


M44 Praesepe (Beehive Cluster)
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M44 Praesepe (Beehive Cluster)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Canon Lens EF 85 mm

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 40D mod.

Mounts:AstroTrac TT 320 X

Software:Deep Sky StackerFitswork 4.47GIMP

Dates:April 15, 2020

Frames: 300x30"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.59%

Basic astrometry details job: 3460872

RA center: 8h 39' 26"

DEC center: +19° 33' 21"

Pixel scale: 13.979 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 351.314 degrees

Field radius: 7.620 degrees

Resolution: 3096x2412

Locations: Balkonsternwarte, Neuried bei München, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Backyard


3 nights: 2020-04-14, 2020-04-15, 2020-04-16



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M44 Praesepe (Beehive Cluster),