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Contains:  The star πTau, The star 71Tau, The star 90Tau, The star δ3Tau, The star θ1Tau, The star δ1Tau, The star γTau, The star εTau, The star θ2Tau, The star Aldebaran (αTau), Part of the constellation Taurus (Tau)
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Hyades open cluster, 


            Ivan Bosnar
Hyades open cluster

Hyades open cluster

Technical card

Resolution: 3584x2280

Dates:Oct. 5, 2019

Frames: 89x150" ISO1600

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 21.45

Temperature: 6.00 job: 2975330

RA center: 66.792 degrees

DEC center: 16.572 degrees

Pixel scale: 9.471 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 102.694 degrees

Field radius: 5.587 degrees

Locations: Podgarić, Podgarić, Croatia

Data source: Traveller


There were so many problems taking this photo. Ballhead was not screwed enough to the telescope so frame was dropping down and stars are elongated, I forgot to switch from dx to fx mode etc...

89x150˝, f/4, ISO 1600, @135mm (202 mm DX)



Ivan Bosnar
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  • Hyades open cluster, 


            Ivan Bosnar
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    Hyades open cluster, 


            Ivan Bosnar

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Hyades open cluster, 


            Ivan Bosnar