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Contains:  IC 360, IC 353, Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star ψTau, The star 41Tau, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star 37Tau, The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star Atik (ζPer), The star ηTau
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M45 and comet C/2016 R2 under hazy conditions, 





    
        

            MicRaWi
M45 and comet C/2016 R2 under hazy conditions

M45 and comet C/2016 R2 under hazy conditions

Technical card

Resolution: 5914x3953

Dates:Jan. 19, 2018

Frames: 80x30" ISO800

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.22%

Astrometry.net job: 1904959

RA center: 57.093 degrees

DEC center: 24.214 degrees

Pixel scale: 9.454 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.900 degrees

Field radius: 9.340 degrees

Locations: Home, Hornstein, Burgenland, Austria

Description

The sky was hazy and normally I would have discarded these photos. On the other hand I was able to catch a comet (see upper left part of picture).

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M45 and comet C/2016 R2 under hazy conditions, 





    
        

            MicRaWi