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M44 - Beehive cluster (first attempt)
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M44 - Beehive cluster (first attempt)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED DS-Pro

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000D

Mounts: Celestron CG-5 Advanced GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED DS-Pro

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II QHY5L II Mono

Software: DeepSky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS


Dates:Jan. 4, 2014

Frames: 5x60"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 156491

RA center: 8h 39' 47"

DEC center: +19° 41' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.965 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.484 degrees

Field radius: 1.281 degrees


Resolution: 3906x2602

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M44 - Beehive cluster (first attempt), 



    
        

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