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Messier 45, 



    
        

            Ian Aiken
Messier 45
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Messier 45

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80 ED DS-PRO

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY8L

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT-81

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type VI  ·  Sky-Watcher 0.85x

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD Guiding 2  ·  AstroPlanner

Filters: HUTECH IDAS LPS P2  ·  Astronomik LPS

Accessory: Baader Planetarium Steeltrack  ·  Gerd Neumann Aurora Flat-Field Panel  ·  Baader Planetarium SteelDrive


Dates:Nov. 30, 2013

Frames:
HUTECH IDAS LPS P2: 125x300" -21C bin 1x1
Astronomik LPS: 125x300" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 20.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 127756

RA center: 3h 46' 31"

DEC center: +24° 4' 48"

Pixel scale: 2.315 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 173.752 degrees

Field radius: 1.086 degrees


Resolution: 2685x2049

Locations: Elderberry Observatory, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Description

Messier 45 LRGB

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Messier 45, 



    
        

            Ian Aiken