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T39 - Hyades - TAU

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Huge, sprawling open cluster has many multiple stars. See Burnham's Celestial Handbook Vol. III.

Object Information

Name T39 - Hyades - TAU
Type Open Cluster
Constellation Taurus

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ 7.7
Camera SBIG STF-8300
Camera Temp -40ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location S
Date January 3, 2013

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