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Contains:  Praesepe, M 44, Beehive cluster, NGC 2632
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M44 The Beehive Cluster

Technical card

Resolution: 3024x3564

Dates:Feb. 22, 2018Feb. 11, 2020

Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 30x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 30x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 30x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 15.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.89% job: 3237575

RA center: 8h 40' 0"

DEC center: +19° 39' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.997 degrees

Field radius: 0.716

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Shaver Lake, California, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories


This image combined data from 2018 and just collected data from 2020.



Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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M44 The Beehive Cluster, 


            Eric Coles (coles44)