M45 & Merope Nebula





IMAGE INFORMATION OBJECT INFORMATION
Telescope Epsilon E160 on MI-250 Designation M45
Focal Length F/3.3 528mm Position RA 3h 47m DEC 24* 13'
Guiding STV thru Tak FS60-C Type Reflection Nebula
Control MaximDL Magnitude 1.3
CCD Camera Starlightxpress SXV-H9 Size 1.8 degrees
Image Scale 2.44 arcsec Distance 400 Light years
Filters Astronomics type II RGB Constellation Taurus
Exposures 7 x 2 min Lum 1x1, 6 x 1 min ea RGB 2x2    
Calibration Flats, Bias only    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Peach State Star Gaze Oct 2007    
NOTES: This was at the Deerlick Astronomy village.