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    Hyades and Taurus molecular cloud, 



    
        

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      Hyades and Taurus molecular cloud, 



    
        

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      Hyades and Taurus molecular cloud

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm f/2 ED UMC

      Imaging cameras: Canon Eos6da

      Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

      Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight


      Dates:Nov. 10, 2018

      Frames: 221x120"

      Integration: 7.4 hours

      Avg. Moon age: 2.77 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 8.42%


      Astrometry.net job: 2649854

      RA center: 4h 31' 28"

      DEC center: +22° 12' 50"

      Pixel scale: 15.710 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 90.669 degrees

      Field radius: 9.367 degrees


      Resolution: 3600x2362

      Locations: my little astrofarm, Weppersdorf, Austria

      Data source: Traveller

      Description

      an area almost deprived of Deepsky objects on most star charts, yet full of dark clouds and many interesting objects. One of the nearest star factories - at some spots newborn stars are pouring their light outwards, lightening neighbouring clouds, while themselves still hidden in the dark.

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