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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            Steve MacDonald
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M45 - The Seven Sisters

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky watcher Esprit 100mm Esprit 100 Pro f/5.5

Imaging cameras: Moravian G2-8300FW G2-8300 + FW

Mounts: Skywatcher Eq6

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MC ZWO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Flattener

Software: Sequence Generator Pro, PHD2 SGP + PHD2  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Baader G 1.25"  ·  Baader R 1.25'' CCD Filter  ·  Baader B 1.25'' CCD Filter  ·  Baader L 1.25" CCD Filter


Dates:Nov. 1, 2019Nov. 2, 2019Nov. 3, 2019Nov. 4, 2019

Frames:
Baader B 1.25'' CCD Filter: 24x300" (2h)
Baader G 1.25": 24x300" (2h)
Baader L 1.25" CCD Filter: 72x300" (6h)
Baader R 1.25'' CCD Filter: 24x300" (2h)

Integration: 12h

Avg. Moon age: 6.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.30%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3045517

RA center: 3h 46' 56"

DEC center: +24° 8' 38"

Pixel scale: 2.010 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.913 degrees

Field radius: 1.121 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1371

Locations: BYO, Limassol, Cyprus

Data source: Backyard

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M45 - The Seven Sisters, 



    
        

            Steve MacDonald