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Contains:  IC 353, 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 Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 11 in RASA

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY367C

Mounts: Vixen AXD

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi GT-40

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Superstar

Software: Adobe Photoship CC 2017  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  FlatAidePro

Dates:Sept. 6, 2019

Frames: 40x300" -10C

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.73%

Basic astrometry details job: 2913220

RA center: 3h 46' 43"

DEC center: +24° 10' 55"

Pixel scale: 2.908 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.202 degrees

Field radius: 1.983 degrees

Resolution: 4097x2707

Locations: Arakine, Isumi-city, Chiba, Japan

Data source: Traveller



Toshiya Arai
License: None (All rights reserved)


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M45 : The Pleiades Cluster, 


            Toshiya Arai