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M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

            Brice Blanc
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M45 - The Pleiades

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600MM-Cooled

Mounts: Orion EQ-G Atlas

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ASI ZWO 120MC

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8.5 Ripley  ·  PHD2 2.6.2  ·  inkscape.org Inkscape  ·  incanus APT 3.2

Filters: Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc


Dates:Sept. 11, 2018

Frames: 75x204"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.28%


Astrometry.net job: 2487375

RA center: 3h 47' 3"

DEC center: +24° 5' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.305 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.588 degrees

Field radius: 1.112 degrees


Resolution: 4752x3869

Locations: Home, Entre Deux Guiers, Isere, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

Another classic object. Too bad I'm getting this diffraction artefact on the brightest stars but it's just a modest 80 ED...

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M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

            Brice Blanc