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
M45, Plejaden, 



    
        

            Torben R.
M45, Plejaden
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M45, Plejaden

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60Da

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6-Pro Synscan VTSB mod.

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80/400 Achromatic Refractor

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 RC7  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool


Dates:Jan. 29, 2014

Frames: 25x360"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 182713

RA center: 3h 46' 47"

DEC center: +24° 10' 15"

Pixel scale: 1.473 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.638 degrees

Field radius: 1.092 degrees


Resolution: 4360x3075

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M45, Plejaden, 



    
        

            Torben R.