Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 341  ·  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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Mars Joins the Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evoguide 50ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC Pro

Software: MaxIm DL Pro 6  ·  photoshop cc  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: L-Pro 2"

Accessory: Starizona EvoFF


Dates:March 2, 2021

Frames: 92x60" (1h 32')

Integration: 1h 32'

Avg. Moon age: 18.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 86.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4272654

RA center: 03h46m20s.6

DEC center: +23°0050

Pixel scale: 8.837 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.846 degrees

Field radius: 2.884 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1234

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Of course the night I shoot with a windproof 50mm scope on a mount with a 90-pound capacity there was no wind....

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Mars Joins the Pleiades, 



    
        

            Scott Tucker