Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  IC 353  ·  IC 354  ·  IC 360  ·  Maia Nebula  ·  Merope Nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  The star 36Tau  ·  The star 41Tau  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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The Pleiades and Friends (Widefield)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikon nikkor 135mm f 2.8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI ASI1600 MM cooled

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Uniguide 50/200mm WO 50/200mm

Guiding cameras: ASI120MM Mini

Software: PixInsight  ·  NINA NIGHTTIME IMAGING 'N' ASTRONOMY  ·  Topaz AI Denoise AI  ·  Phd2  ·  SharpCap Pro Sharcap Pro  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Antlia LRGB


Dates:Feb. 6, 2021

Frames: 123x180" (6h 9')

Integration: 6h 9'

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.55%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4208346

RA center: 3h 55' 5"

DEC center: +25° 2' 42"

Pixel scale: 5.815 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 16.920 degrees

Field radius: 4.444 degrees


Resolution: 4421x3276

Data source: Backyard

Description

Gear:

Camera: ASI1600MM w/ EAF, EFW

Filters: Antlia LRGB

Scope: Nikon 135mm f/2.8 lens

Guidescope: Williams Optics 50mm

Guidecam: ASI120MM mini

Mount: SW EQ6-R Pro

Pegasus Astro Pocket Power Box

Astro-Zap dew heaters

Image details:

35x180s L, Gain 139, -15c

29x180s R, Gain 139, -15c

29x180s G, Gain 139, -15c

30x180s B, Gain 139, -15c

25 darks, flats, darkflats

6 hrs total

Acquisition/Edits:

Sharpcap, N.I.N.A, PHD2, Stellarium, APP, Pixinsight, Photoshop, Topaz AI

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