Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
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
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Pleiades (Messier 45), 


            Henning Schmidt
Pleiades (Messier 45)
Powered byPixInsight

Pleiades (Messier 45)

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 4, 2016

Frames: 37x300"

Integration: 3.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.20%

Basic astrometry details job: 3215172

RA center: 3h 46' 11"

DEC center: +24° 7' 26"

Pixel scale: 2.162 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 351.499 degrees

Field radius: 1.855 degrees

Resolution: 5142x3426

Locations: Home observatory, Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Pleiades (Messier 45) from 04.01.2016 with Canon EOS 700Da cooled (RGB, 37x 300 sec, ISO 1600, cooled: -30°C.



Henning Schmidt
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Pleiades (Messier 45), 


            Henning Schmidt