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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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Pleiades M45, 


            Stan Smith
Pleiades M45

Pleiades M45

Technical card

Resolution: 2894x2524

Dates:Nov. 27, 2019

Optolong Blue 1.25": 25x180" bin 1x1
Optolong Green 1.25": 25x180" bin 1x1
Optolong Lum 1.25": 25x180" bin 1x1
Optolong Red 1.25": 25x180" bin 1x1

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.95%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 3132395

RA center: 3h 46' 38"

DEC center: +24° 6' 0"

Pixel scale: 2.163 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 128.957 degrees

Field radius: 1.154

Locations: Seneca Observatory, Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard



Stan Smith
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Pleiades M45, 


            Stan Smith
  • Final
    Pleiades M45, 


            Stan Smith


Didn't like the blue hues so tried to fix them

Sky plot

Sky plot


Pleiades M45, 


            Stan Smith