Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  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 Pleiades, 



    
        

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M45 Pleiades

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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

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M45 Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 200/800 carbon Newton astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D(a)

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO belt modified

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 53 mm mini (for guiding)

Guiding cameras: Mgen guide camera

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 coma corrector

Software: Auriga Imaging RegiStar 1.0.9  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Nebulosity 3.3.3

Accessory: Lacerta Mgen autoguider


Dates:Oct. 14, 2018

Frames: 57x300" (4h 45')

Integration: 4h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 5.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.01%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2438392

RA center: 03h46m59s

DEC center: +24°0740

Pixel scale: 2.350 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 348.902 degrees

Field radius: 0.942 degrees


Resolution: 2400x1604

Locations: Ágasvár, Mátraszentistván, Hungary

Data source: Traveller

Description

The M45 is a long time wanted target, and finaly I managed to geather the lights on a calm warm beautiful Autumn night in the hills of Mátra.

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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

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