Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Contains:  Beehive cluster  ·  M 44  ·  NGC 2632  ·  Praesepe
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The Beehive Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS Rebel T6

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Focal reducers: StellarVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: RC Astro GradientXTerminator  ·  Silicon Fields StarTools 64-bit  ·  DeepSkyColors HLVG (Hasta La Vista Green)  ·  O'Telescope BackYard EOS  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Open PHD PHD2 Guiding  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set


Dates:March 30, 2018

Frames: 249x30" (2h 4' 30") ISO800

Integration: 2h 4' 30"

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 13.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.73%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1994400

RA center: 8h 40' 19"

DEC center: +19° 40' 12"

Pixel scale: 2.284 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.644 degrees

Field radius: 0.680 degrees


Resolution: 1516x1516

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

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