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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 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M45 Pleiades, 


            Filippo Barbina
M45 Pleiades

M45 Pleiades

Technical card

Resolution: 3318x2496

Dates:Oct. 26, 2019

Astrodon E-Series Gen2 B 36mm: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astrodon E-Series Gen2 G 36mm: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2
Astrodon E-Series Gen2 L 36mm: 24x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Gen2 R 36mm: 12x300" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 7.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~150

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.99% job: 3026216

RA center: 3h 47' 0"

DEC center: +24° 2' 2"

Pixel scale: 2.475 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.853 degrees

Field radius: 1.427

Locations: Monte Matajur, Savogna, Udine, Italy

Data source: Traveller


On the top of the picture, above Electra, is visible UGC2838, a faint 16th magnitude spiral galaxy



Filippo Barbina
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M45 Pleiades, 


            Filippo Barbina