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M45 Pleiades

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED TRIPLET APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MM-Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7 Reducer/Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  Topaz Denoise Topaz

Filters: Astrodon Gen 2 LRGB E Series

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO ASIAIR Pro  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)


Dates:Feb. 15, 2021

Frames:Astrodon Gen 2 LRGB E Series: 80x120" (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.7 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 3.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.62%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 4228220

RA center: 3h 46' 29"

DEC center: +24° 9' 25"

Pixel scale: 0.706 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.394 degrees

Field radius: 0.895 degrees


Resolution: 5505x7294

Locations: UAE desert, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Data source: Traveller

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M45 Pleiades, 



    
        

            Wissam Ayoub