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Contains:  The star ρTau, The star πTau, The star 71Tau, The star δ3Tau, The star θ1Tau, The star δ1Tau, The star γTau, The star εTau, The star θ2Tau, The star Aldebaran (αTau), Part of the constellation Taurus (Tau)
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Hyades with Comet C/2016R2

Technical card

Imaging camera:Nikon D800

Mount:Astrotrac TT320X-AG

Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Accessory:Berlebach UNI24

Resolution: 3515x3301

Dates:Dec. 26, 2017

Frames: 148x121"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.38% job: 1902927

RA center: 67.977 degrees

DEC center: 15.657 degrees

Pixel scale: 7.593 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 32.155 degrees

Field radius: 5.085 degrees

Locations: Prebersee, Tamsweg, Salzburg, Austria

Data source: Traveller


A deep exposure of the Hyades cluster with the Comet C/2016R2 in the lower right corner.



Othmar Ortner
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Hyades with Comet C/2016R2, 


            Othmar Ortner