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 the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Gardner D. Gerry
M45 the Pleiades
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M45 the Pleiades

M45 the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Gardner D. Gerry
M45 the Pleiades
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M45 the Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV80S

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: Losmandy GM 8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Borg Mini 50mm

Guiding cameras: CCD Labs QGuide

Focal reducers: TeleVue TRF-2008

Software: PHD guiding  ·  PixInsight  ·  Images Plus

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS-CCD


Dates:March 23, 2008

Frames: 30x120" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 16.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.05%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 192311

RA center: 3h 47' 43"

DEC center: +24° 3' 39"

Pixel scale: 3.467 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -124.625 degrees

Field radius: 1.999 degrees


Resolution: 3456x2304

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M45 the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Gardner D. Gerry