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
Messier 45, 



    
        

            Dominik Ball
Messier 45
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Messier 45

Messier 45, 



    
        

            Dominik Ball
Messier 45
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Messier 45

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SV Lomo 80mm Triple APO Stellarvue 80/480
Imaging Cameras
Canon 450D
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ5 Goto BT
Accessories
SirJolo Jolo AstroHub v1.0 · Tele Vue 0.8x Focal Reducer/Flattener Televue x0.8
Software
Adobe Photoshop CC 2015.5 · PixInsight · MaximDL 6 Pro

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 8, 2018
Frames:
65x30" (32' 30")
Integration:
32' 30"
Avg. Moon age:
21.72 days
Avg. Moon phase:
54.59%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1891427

RA center: 03h46m44s.9

DEC center: +24°1510

Pixel scale: 7.034 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.519 degrees

Field radius: 1.834 degrees

Resolution: 1560x1044

Data source: Traveller

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Messier 45, 



    
        

            Dominik Ball