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
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The Pleiades Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED80 Air-Spaced Triplet Apochromatic Refractor

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 650D / Rebel T4i

Mounts: Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Zhumell 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II (Color)

Focal reducers: Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors

Software: PixInsight  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS

Filters: Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter


Dates:Nov. 8, 2013

Frames: 23x180" (1h 9')

Integration: 1h 9'

Avg. Moon age: 5.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.40%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 481564

RA center: 03h47m23s.3

DEC center: +24°0918

Orientation: 87.078 degrees

Field radius: 1.193 degrees


Resolution: 620x512

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The Pleiades Cluster

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