Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Beehive  ·  M 44  ·  NGC 2632  ·  Part of the constellation Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Praesepe Cluster  ·  The star Asellus Australis (δCnc)  ·  The star Asellus Borealis (γCnc)  ·  The star ηCnc  ·  The star θCnc
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M44- The Beehive Cluster, 


            William Maxwell
M44- The Beehive Cluster
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M44- The Beehive Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takumar 200mm prime lens Takumar 200mm

Imaging cameras: Canon 500D Canon T1i

Mounts: Celestron CG-4 MotorDrive

Software: Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4

Dates:April 12, 2020

Frames: 153x60"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.01%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3411308

RA center: 8h 39' 5"

DEC center: +19° 41' 6"

Pixel scale: 4.839 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.875 degrees

Field radius: 4.050 degrees

Resolution: 4904x3504

Data source: Backyard



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M44- The Beehive Cluster, 


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