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M 44 - Praesepe / Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

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M 44 - Praesepe / Beehive Cluster

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M 44 - Praesepe / Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

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M 44 - Praesepe / Beehive Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 400mm f5.6L

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60Da

Mounts: Sky-Watcher Star Adventuer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixinsIght

Filters: Astronomik CLS-CCD Canon EOS Clip

Accessory: Manfrotto tripod Manfrotto 055


Dates:Feb. 27, 2019

Frames:Astronomik CLS-CCD Canon EOS Clip: 33x40" (22') ISO3200

Integration: 22'

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 23.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Astrometry.net job: 3506254

RA center: 8h 40' 45"

DEC center: +19° 46' 9"

Pixel scale: 2.270 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 10.950 degrees

Field radius: 1.704 degrees


Resolution: 4500x3000

Locations: Tri-border area / Dreiländereck Belgium-Netherlands-Germany, Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

M44 - Praesepe

Lens stopped @ f6.3

Any comments/criticism is highly appreciated!

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M 44 - Praesepe / Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            Thilo

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