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M44 Beehive Open Cluster, 



    
        

            Graham Roberts
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M44 Beehive Open Cluster, 



    
        

            Graham Roberts
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics GT81 APO GTF-81 Apo Triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM-Cool ASI 1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ- EQ6-GT AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm GuideScope

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: William Optics Focal Reducer 0.8x

Software: Photoshop CS2

Filters: ZWO LRGB, Ha, SII, OIII


Dates:Feb. 11, 2018

Frames: 20x60" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 25.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.70%


Astrometry.net job: 2585880

RA center: 8h 40' 22"

DEC center: +19° 37' 26"

Pixel scale: 2.009 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -98.756 degrees

Field radius: 1.112 degrees


Resolution: 3122x2478

Locations: Fairvale Observatory, Redhill, Surrey, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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M44 Beehive Open Cluster, 



    
        

            Graham Roberts