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Contains:  Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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Closeup of M45, 


            Scotty Bishop
Closeup of M45

Closeup of M45

Technical card

Resolution: 5401x3473

Dates:Dec. 17, 2018

Frames: 30x180" ISO800

Integration: 1.5 hours

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 9.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.46%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2438947

RA center: 56.449 degrees

DEC center: 24.217 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.624 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.323 degrees

Field radius: 0.556 degrees

Data source: Backyard


I did this while waiting for the Running Man nebula to clear the trees.



Scotty Bishop
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Closeup of M45, 


            Scotty Bishop

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