Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  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 Pleiades

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 150/750 PDS

Imaging cameras: Nikon d3100

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Artesky 60mm Ultraguide

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8.5 Ripley  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6

Accessory: Baader Planetarium Baader MPCC Mark III Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector


Dates:Dec. 30, 2019

Frames: 90x180" ISO400

Integration: 4.5 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~65

Flat darks: ~65

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 4.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.75%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: -5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3372868

RA center: 3h 46' 44"

DEC center: +24° 11' 27"

Pixel scale: 0.507 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 335.157 degrees

Field radius: 1.032 degrees


Resolution: 12295x7996

Locations: Ohlstadt Observatory, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard

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