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1CM69

Part of M45 - Pleiades

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Here's a single image of M45 from early this morning, plus a labelled version.

 

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Pleiades Cluster [part of] by 1CM69, on Flickr

 

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Pleiades Cluster [part of] Labelled by 1CM69, on Flickr

 

Taken at prime focus on my Celestron CPC925 using a f/6.3 reducer with my Olympus E-510.

 Due to the 2x crop factor of my camera, the resulting focal length is equiv to 2960mm at full frame 35mm, hence my inability to capture the whole cluster in a single frame because of decreased FOV. 

Addition of star spikes in Photoshop.

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