Object Information

Name: The Pleiades Star Cluster - M45
Type: Reflection Nebula & Open Star Cluster
Constellation: Taurus
Notes: Also known as 'The Seven Sisters'

Exposure data

Exposure: LRGB = 260:100:100:100 minutes
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.2
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8300M w/FW5-8300 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -20C
Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Gen 2 LRGB
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: November 2 & December 8, 2010

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