Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  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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            Andre Brossel
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M45

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII Takahashi FSQ ED 106

Imaging cameras: ZWOASI2600MC ASI 2600 MC Pro

Mounts: Ioptron Cem60

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Optlong L-Pro


Dates:Sept. 4, 2021

Frames: 12x300" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 26.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.38%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4970974

RA center: 03h46m33s

DEC center: +24°1048

Pixel scale: 1.458 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.083 degrees

Field radius: 1.522 degrees


Resolution: 6248x4176

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my latest take on one of the most stunning objects of our night sky.

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M45, 



    
        

            Andre Brossel