Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Maia nebula  ·  Merope nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
M45 - The Pleiades, 



    
        

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M45 - The Pleiades
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M45 - The Pleiades

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV102ED

Imaging cameras: Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Color

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager & Autoguider

Focal reducers: William Optics FFII

Software: photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:Feb. 11, 2012

Frames: 10x420" (1h 10')

Integration: 1h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 18.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 166013

RA center: 03h46m52s.3

DEC center: +24°0946

Pixel scale: 2.545 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.756 degrees

Field radius: 1.291 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

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