05  May  2017
 
The Pleiades (M45)

    
    



  By  Alejandro Pertuz Domínguez  
Alejandro's Website )


  This famous open cluster is located in the constellation of Taurus and it's surrounded by faint dust which reflect the cluster's blue light.

Taken from Bonilla (Cuenca) in Spain.

Optics: TS80 Triplet Apo
Camera: Canon 1000Da
Mount: NEQ6 Pro II Modified
Autoguide: ASI120MC + 80/200 scope

Total exposure time: 3h10min (38x300s at ISO800)
     
     

 

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