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Contains:  Maia nebula, Merope nebula, NGC 1432, NGC 1435, The star 18Tau, 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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M 45 Plejaden, 


            Nikolaus Popa
M 45 Plejaden
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M 45 Plejaden

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS Optics TSAPO65Q

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 60Da

Mount:Skywatcher NEQ-6Pro SynScan Go-To

Guiding telescope or lens:TS Optics 50mm f3.6 Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Lacerta M-Gen II

Software:PixInsight 1.8 RipleyCarte Du CielBackyardEOS

Accessory:QHYCCD PoleMaster

Dates:Oct. 16, 2017

Frames: 15x360"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.46%

Basic astrometry details job: 1772814

RA center: 3h 47' 15"

DEC center: +24° 7' 22"

Pixel scale: 3.438 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.235 degrees

Field radius: 1.807 degrees

Resolution: 3300x2508

Locations: Gülpe, Gülpe, Brandenburg, Germany

Data source: Backyard



Nikolaus Popa
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M 45 Plejaden, 


            Nikolaus Popa