Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  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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M45, the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Paolo Demaria
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M45, the Pleiades

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M45, the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Paolo Demaria
M45, the Pleiades
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M45, the Pleiades

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TecnoSky 80 apo triplet
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2
Mounts
Sky-Watcher EQ6 Pro
Accessories
Teleskop-Service TS OAG 9mm · TecnoSky 0.8X flattener/reducer
Software
PixInsight · DeepSkyStacker · DitherMaster · CCDStack 2 · Photoshop CS2
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TecnoSky 80 apo triplet
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QHY5

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 24, 2014
Frames:
18x600" (3h) ISO800
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
22.44 days
Avg. Moon phase:
46.94%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5166792

RA center: 03h46m19s.4

DEC center: +24°0632

Pixel scale: 3.674 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.409 degrees

Field radius: 1.840 degrees

Resolution: 3000x2000

Locations: Castelmagno, Castelmagno, Cuneo, Italy

Data source: Traveller

Description

A special thank to all my amateur astronomer friends !

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