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Contains:  M 46, NGC 2437, NGC 2425
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Messier 46, 


            Bill Clugston
Messier 46

Messier 46

Technical card

Resolution: 6437x4281

Dates:Feb. 25, 2019

Frames:Astronomik L2 UV/IR Cut: 15x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 21.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.32%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 5.00 job: 2576739

RA center: 115.446 degrees

DEC center: -14.819 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.044 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 191.021 degrees

Field radius: 1.121 degrees

Data source: Traveller


Messier 46 located in Puppis.



Bill Clugston
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 46, 


            Bill Clugston