Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  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 "The Pleaides" (First LRGB), 



    
        

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            Adam Drake
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M45 "The Pleaides" (First LRGB)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT80EDT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Pro

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ASI224MC

Focal reducers: Hotech 2" SCA Self-Centering Field Flattener

Software: Open PHD Guiding PHD2 Guiding 2.6.6  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) 4.2.2  ·  StarTools

Filters: Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc  ·  Astronomik B 1.25" Type IIc  ·  Astronomik G 1.25" Type IIc  ·  Astronomik R 1.25" Type IIc

Accessory: ZWO EFW 8 x 1.25″/31mm  ·  Bahtinov Focus Mask


Dates:Nov. 2, 2019Nov. 25, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik B 1.25" Type IIc: 30x60" (30') (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik G 1.25" Type IIc: 30x60" (30') (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc: 63x60" (1h 3') (gain: 0.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc: 218x60" (3h 38') (gain: 76.00) -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik R 1.25" Type IIc: 30x60" (30') (gain: 76.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 11'

Avg. Moon age: 16.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.54%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3079034

RA center: 3h 46' 48"

DEC center: +24° 5' 16"

Pixel scale: 2.325 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 66.100 degrees

Field radius: 1.206 degrees


Resolution: 3005x2219

Locations: Naylor Observatory, Lewisberry, PA, United States

Data source: Traveller

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M45 "The Pleaides" (First LRGB), 



    
        

            Adam Drake