M45 Pleiades

M45 Pleiades

18 Dec 2011
Object name: M45 Pleiades
Apparent RA: 3h 47m 48s  Apparent Dec: 24° 9' 22"
Constellation: Taurus

350D on the 8 inch F5 Skywatcher 200 Newtonian and a double pane mosaic of the Pleiades region

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Captured in Maxim and processed in Photoshop

This image was autoguided using my homemade off axis guider and my black and white SC1 webcam.

Imaged with my homemade telescope mount

Exposure Details :

Coma Corrector 20x300s on 200mm @ F5 with 350D

Curdridge Observatory, Southampton,UK