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T63 - Tau CMA Cluster - CMA
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T63 - Tau CMA Cluster - CMA

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Triangular shaped swarm of small stars with Tau CMA near center. Very young cluster.

Object Information

Name T63 - Tau CMA Cluster - CMA
Type Open Cluster
Constellation Canis Major
Catalogue NGC 2362

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 -30ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date 2/2/13

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