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Messier 45, also known as the Pleiades Cluster or the Seven Sisters, is a famous object located in the constellation Taurus, approximately 444 light-years away from Earth.


This raw astrophotography dataset was captured from our telescope under Bortle 4 skies. It totals 3.8 hours of integration time, and is a great target for beginners.


Equipment used:

  • Telescope: Stellarvue SVX130
  • Camera: 61 MegaPixel QHY600C
  • Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MyT
  • Filters: N/A


M45 - The Pleiades Cluster - Practice Data

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