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Contains:  Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M45 - Pleiades, 


            Mikko Viljamaa
M45 - Pleiades

M45 - Pleiades

Technical card

Resolution: 3552x3144

Dates:Nov. 11, 2018Nov. 16, 2018Nov. 17, 2018Nov. 22, 2018

Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 200x60" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 200x60" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon L Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 2330x30" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-series Gen 2: 200x60" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 29.4 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~25

Flat darks: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 8.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.01%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00 job: 2486451

RA center: 56.660 degrees

DEC center: 24.091 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.830 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.435 degrees

Field radius: 1.206 degrees

Locations: Home, Greater Atlanta Area, Georgia, United States

Data source: Backyard


Mikko Viljamaa
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M45 - Pleiades, 


            Mikko Viljamaa