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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M45, 



    
        

            Andre Brossel
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M45

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            Andre Brossel
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M45

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII Takahashi FSQ ED 106
Imaging Cameras
ZWOASI2600MC ASI 2600 MC Pro
Mounts
Ioptron Cem60
Filters
Optlong L-Pro
Software
Sequence Generator Pro · Pixinsight
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM

Acquisition details

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.8

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