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Contains:  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 Pleiades Star Cluster, 


            Jay Bolt
M45 Pleiades Star Cluster

M45 Pleiades Star Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher 130PDS

Imaging camera:Canon 100D modified

Guiding telescope or lens:Altair Astro 50mm guide scope

Guiding camera:Altair Astro GP Cam 130 mono

Software:Adobe Photoshop CC 2017

Resolution: 4589x3270

Dates:Feb. 18, 2019

Frames: 40x240"

Integration: 2.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.95% job: 2575065

RA center: 56.723 degrees

DEC center: 24.112 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.506 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 344.980 degrees

Field radius: 1.179 degrees

Data source: Backyard



Jay Bolt
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M45 Pleiades Star Cluster, 


            Jay Bolt