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M44 Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

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M44 Beehive Cluster

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M44 Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

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M44 Beehive Cluster

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8"

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071 MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2021  ·  Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  Topaz Denoise AI

Filters: Celestron LPS for RASA 8"

Accessory: ZWO ASI AIR Pro


Dates:Jan. 23, 2021

Frames: 60x60" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 9.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 73.71%


Astrometry.net job: 4179594

RA center: 8h 40' 15"

DEC center: +19° 55' 25"

Pixel scale: 2.500 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.975 degrees

Field radius: 1.336 degrees


Resolution: 3117x2254

Data source: Backyard

Description

M 44, the Beehive Cluster, one of the first targets studied by Galileo.

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M44 Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            JOHN QUINN