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M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB, 



    
        

            Greg Nelson
M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB
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M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB

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M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB, 



    
        

            Greg Nelson
M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB
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M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVQ100

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress SXVR-H814

Mounts: Avalon-instruments M-Uno

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Starlight Xpress OAG

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar 2

Software: Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Pisinsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [Lum]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]


Dates:Feb. 22, 2018

Frames: 110x180" (5h 30')

Integration: 5h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 6.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.69%


Astrometry.net job: 1941986

RA center: 8h 40' 19"

DEC center: +19° 39' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.308 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 83.962 degrees

Field radius: 0.776 degrees


Resolution: 3340x2667

Locations: Fripp, Fripp Island, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Had to battle high spring humidity, pollen, and dew to gett this image.

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M44 The Beehive Cluster LRGB, 



    
        

            Greg Nelson

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