Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  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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The Pleiades, M45

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The Pleiades, M45

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED80mm Essential Series

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS T3

Mounts: Celestron AVX Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Agena Astro 50mm f/3.9 Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ASI224MC

Software: Digital Photo Professional  ·  Backyard EOS  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Deepskystacker 3.3.4

Accessory: Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors


Dates:Dec. 27, 2016

Frames: 16x300" ISO1600

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.04%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1821811

RA center: 3h 46' 38"

DEC center: +24° 5' 20"

Pixel scale: 3.091 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.168 degrees

Field radius: 1.613 degrees


Resolution: 3125x2086

Data source: Backyard

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The Pleiades, M45, 



    
        

            Steven Bellavia