Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  16 Tau  ·  17 Tau  ·  19 q Tau  ·  20 Tau  ·  21 Tau  ·  22 Tau  ·  23 Tau  ·  24 Tau  ·  25 eta Tau  ·  26 Tau  ·  27 Tau  ·  28 Tau  ·  Alcyone  ·  Asterope  ·  Atlas  ·  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  Celaeno  ·  Electra  ·  IC 349  ·  M 45  ·  Maia  ·  Maia Nebula  ·  Merope  ·  Merope Nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  Pleione  ·  Sterope II  ·  Taygeta  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  And 7 more.
M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Paweł Radomski
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M45 Pleiades

M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Paweł Radomski
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M45 Pleiades

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
80Q (TS Optics APO80Q)
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY8L
Mounts
EQ6
Accessories
Robofocuser
Software
MaximDL5 · Adobe Photoshop CS4
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Finderscope 9x50
Guiding Cameras
Atik Titan

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 2, 2013
Frames:
40x600" (6h 40')
Integration:
6h 40'
Avg. Moon age:
28.41 days
Avg. Moon phase:
1.40%

RA center: 03h47m09s.36

DEC center: +24°0216.8

Pixel scale: 5.026 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 9.913 degrees

Field radius: 1.114 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 1280x951

Data source: Traveller

Description

Messier 45 or Seven Sisters are open cluster surrounded by beatiful, blue, reflection nebula called "Merope Nebula". Brightest stars of Pleiades are easily seen with naked eye even under suburban sky. M45 lie in Taurus constellation.

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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Paweł Radomski