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M45 - The Pleiades

Date: 11/28/11

This is a combination of 2 night of data.
RGB - 10 x 1min each
LRGB - 5 x 5 minutes each
Calibration 20,20,20

Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106ED with CAA
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO
Guider: Meade DSI Pro through Astrodon MMOAG, with 2 Px dither
CCD: Finger Lakes Instruments ML11002 CCD, with 65mm shutter
Fiter Wheel: Finger Lakes Instruments CFW-2-7
Filters: Baader 50.8mm LRGB

Software: MaximDL, Registar, Photoshop CS3 with Carboni & GXT
Location: Light polluted back yard in El Paso, Texas

Polar Alignment: PoleAlignMax

FSQ106Mach1GTOEric ChesakML11002