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Contains:  IC 353, 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 with DSLR and GT71 APO, 





    
        

            Robert Huerbsch
M45 with DSLR and GT71 APO

M45 with DSLR and GT71 APO

Technical card

Resolution: 2402x1613

Dates:Oct. 17, 2018

Frames: 100x180"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.03%

Astrometry.net job: 2317050

RA center: 56.544 degrees

DEC center: 24.050 degrees

Pixel scale: 7.944 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.980 degrees

Field radius: 3.192 degrees

Locations: Backyard - Mag 19 - 19.5 skies, St Augustine, Florida, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Used my Canon 6D + peltier cooled box and surprised this came out well considering the moon was out last night and my skies were only mag 20.5! The CEM25p was guiding at 0.7-0.9" RMS... ridiculous for such a cheap mount. My image scale is 4" and I dithered every 4th frame so I could drizzle and get some detail back.

Was great to be under the stars again : )

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Robert Huerbsch
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M45 with DSLR and GT71 APO, 





    
        

            Robert Huerbsch

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