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M44 - The Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            Brice Blanc
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M44 - The Beehive Cluster

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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M44 - The Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            Brice Blanc
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M44 - The Beehive Cluster

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TSA 102

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600MM-Cooled

Mounts: Orion EQ-G Atlas

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80/400

Guiding cameras: ASI ZWO ASI178MM

Focal reducers: Takahashi TSA102 F1:6

Software: PixInsight  ·  inkscape.org Inkscape

Filters: Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc


Dates:Jan. 15, 2020

Frames: 90x60" (1h 30')

Integration: 1h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 19.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 72.76%


Astrometry.net job: 3213537

RA center: 8h 40' 5"

DEC center: +19° 47' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.344 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.520 degrees

Field radius: 1.001 degrees


Resolution: 4465x2977

Locations: Home, Entre Deux Guiers, Isere, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

Only one hour and half for this one. I had collected twice as more data but the clouds invited themselves to the party so... I'm happy with the result though ! Clear skies, Brice

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