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

M45, 



    
        

            Martin Willes
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M45

Equipment

Imaging Cameras
QSI 583 WSG
Mounts
Astro-Physics 1200GTO
Filters
Astrodon Filters True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2
Accessories
Lodestar guider
Software
Software Bisque CCDSoft 5 · CCDStack 2+

Acquisition details

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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M45, 



    
        

            Martin Willes