Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
Venus in Pleiades, 


            Domenico Marongiu
Venus in Pleiades
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Venus in Pleiades

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 300mm EF Canon

Imaging cameras: Canon 1300d

Mounts: Sky-Watcher Star Adventuer

Software: Adobe Lightroom Classic CC 2019  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS)

Accessory: Manfrotto 055xpro3

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3412247

RA center: 3h 46' 28"

DEC center: +24° 0' 39"

Pixel scale: 2.244 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 325.357 degrees

Field radius: 2.379 degrees

Resolution: 5950x4781

Locations: Backyard, La Spezia, SP, Italy

Data source: Backyard


I shot from the home garden, in the city center, with very marked light pollution. I would have liked to go to a suitable place for the conjunction event but the restrictions rightly prevent.



Domenico Marongiu
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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Venus in Pleiades, 


            Domenico Marongiu