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            Grozdan Grozev
M45 (Pleiades)
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M45 (Pleiades)

M45 (Pleiades), 



    
        

            Grozdan Grozev
M45 (Pleiades)
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M45 (Pleiades)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Teleskop-Service TLAPO906T
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 600D / Rebel T3i / Kiss X5
Mounts
EQ5-SemiGoTo (Skywatcher EQ5 motorized + ST4 port EQ5 motorized)
Software
Adobe Photoshop CS3 · Deep Sky Stacker

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 15, 2015
Frames:
78x60" (1h 18') ISO6400
Integration:
1h 18'
Darks:
31
Bias:
30
Avg. Moon age:
0.80 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.72%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
2.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3896527

RA center: 03h46m03s.8

DEC center: +24°1344

Pixel scale: 1.694 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 336.933 degrees

Field radius: 1.470 degrees

Resolution: 5202x3465

Locations: Rozhen National Observatory, Chepelare, Smolyan, Bulgaria

Data source: Traveller

Description

I created this image by using the APO of a friend that he borrowed it to me one night. It was a great FPL53 triplet by TS. Eventually and following his advice, 3 years later, I bought my first triplet of decent quality. Thank you Navigator77.

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