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Contains:  16 Tau, 17 Tau, 19 q Tau, 20 Tau, 21 Tau, 22 Tau, 23 Tau, 24 Tau, 25 eta Tau, Alcyone, Asterope, Celaeno, Electra, IC349, M45, Maia, Maia nebula, Merope, Merope nebula, NGC 1432, NGC 1435, NGC1435, Sterope II, Taygeta, The star Celaeno (16Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star ηTau
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Merope Nebula and the heart of the Pleiades, 


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Merope Nebula and the heart of the Pleiades

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Dates:March 23, 2019

Astrodon Blue: 42x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green: 42x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance: 120x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 42x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 20.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 91.83% job: 3246792

RA center: 3h 45' 38"

DEC center: +24° 7' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.678 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.704 degrees

Field radius: 0.642 degrees

Resolution: 1990x1905

Locations: Jardin, TOUL, Lorraine, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility



License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Merope Nebula and the heart of the Pleiades, 


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    Merope Nebula and the heart of the Pleiades, 



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Merope Nebula and the heart of the Pleiades,