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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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The Pleiades Star Cluster, 


            Elliott McKinley
The Pleiades Star Cluster

The Pleiades Star Cluster

Technical card

Resolution: 3206x2444 job: 2858598

RA center: 56.799 degrees

DEC center: 24.168 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.585 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 8.551 degrees

Field radius: 1.447 degrees

Locations: Cherry Springs State Park, Coudersport, PA, United States

Data source: Traveller


Shot in the fall of 2017 and processed in 2019.



Elliott McKinley
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Pleiades Star Cluster, 


            Elliott McKinley