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Contains:  IC 353, Maia nebula, Merope nebula, NGC 1432, NGC 1435, The star 18Tau, The star Atlas (27Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau), The star Electra (17Tau), The star Merope (23Tau), The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star ηTau
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M45 Pleiades, 


            Mario Gromke
M45 Pleiades
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M45 Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ 106 ED

Imaging camera:Sony A7 III

Mount:10micron GM 1000 HPS

Guiding telescope or lens:Unguided

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Accessory:ICS Focus Wizard

Dates:Oct. 3, 2019

Frames: 250x30" ISO3200

Integration: 2.1 hours

Darks: ~287

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 5.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3027178

RA center: 3h 47' 18"

DEC center: +24° 4' 26"

Pixel scale: 5.176 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 17.155 degrees

Field radius: 2.154 degrees

Resolution: 2500x1651

Locations: VSMT (Very Small Markkleeberg Telescope) :-), Markkleeberg, Sachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard



Mario Gromke
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M45 Pleiades, 


            Mario Gromke