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Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula, IC 341, IC 349, IC 353, IC 354, IC 360, Maia Nebula, Merope Nebula, NGC 1432, NGC 1435, The star 37Tau, The star 41Tau, The star Atlas (27Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star ηTau, The star τ1Ari, The star τ2Ari

Image of the day 09/25/2020

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    M45 and  part of the massive Molecular Cloud in  Taurus, 



    
        

            Peter Shah
    M45 and  part of the massive Molecular Cloud in  Taurus
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    M45 and part of the massive Molecular Cloud in Taurus

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    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 3856856

    RA center: 3h 47' 40"

    DEC center: +23° 47' 27"

    Pixel scale: 11.422 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 0.633 degrees

    Field radius: 7.574 degrees


    Resolution: 4000x2607

    Data source: Amateur hosting facility

    Remote source: RoboScopes

    Description

    Ive been wanting to image a wide field of M45 for years.... managed to get enough over the past 4 weeks now it is rising early in the morning.......total 12hrs comprised of 300s, 180s and 60s exposures. Imaged with a 105mm 1.4 Sigman lens @ f2 with an ASI2600 OSC. Cmos

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    Peter Shah
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    M45 and  part of the massive Molecular Cloud in  Taurus, 



    
        

            Peter Shah