Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Contains:  Beehive cluster  ·  M 44  ·  NGC 2632  ·  Praesepe
Messier 44, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato
Messier 44
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Messier 44

Messier 44, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato
Messier 44
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Messier 44

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6 Syntreck

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO Viewfinder 8X50

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  Iris


Dates:Feb. 21, 2012

Frames: 21x240" (1h 24')

Integration: 1h 24'

Avg. Moon age: 29.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.20%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 109509

RA center: 08h40m42s

DEC center: +19°4326

Pixel scale: 1.451 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.660 degrees

Field radius: 0.833 degrees


Resolution: 2281x3446

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Messier 44, 



    
        

            Fredéric Segato