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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            Martin Willes
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M45

Technical card

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 WSG

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1200GTO

Software: Software Bisque CCDSoft 5  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Astrodon Filters True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2

Accessory: Lodestar guider


Dates:Dec. 28, 2013

Frames: 64x480" (8h 32')

Integration: 8h 32'

Avg. Moon age: 25.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.83%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 148570

RA center: 03h46m54s.7

DEC center: +24°0719

Pixel scale: 3.393 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.344 degrees

Field radius: 0.935 degrees


Resolution: 1570x1212

Locations: Enchanted Skies Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

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            Martin Willes