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Contains:  Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M 45, 


            Marc Verhoeven
M 45

M 45

Technical card

Resolution: 2750x2166

Dates:Oct. 26, 2019Oct. 27, 2019

Astrodon Blauw Tru-balance E-series Gen 2 1,25": 75x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Groen Tru-balance E-series Gen 2 1,25": 60x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Rood Tru-balance E-series Gen 2 1,25": 60x180" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~90

Bias: ~110

Avg. Moon age: 28.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.31%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.60

Temperature: 3.00 job: 3029730

RA center: 3h 46' 37"

DEC center: +24° 6' 7"

Pixel scale: 2.120 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 46.024 degrees

Field radius: 1.031

Locations: Home observatory: Procyone, Tremelo, Belgium

Data source: Backyard



Marc Verhoeven
License: None (All rights reserved)


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  • Final
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noisereductie in the background

Sky plot

Sky plot


M 45, 


            Marc Verhoeven