Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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            Francois
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Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskop-Service TS 80/480 triplet APO

Imaging cameras: Canon 7D

Mounts: HEQ5

Software: DeepSkyStacker


Dates:Jan. 4, 2013Jan. 5, 2013

Frames:
15x120" ISO1250
180x30" ISO1250

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~60

Flats: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 21.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.80%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 84301

RA center: 3h 47' 2"

DEC center: +24° 3' 50"

Pixel scale: 5.310 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 53.248 degrees

Field radius: 1.421 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

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Pleiades, 



    
        

            Francois