20200124 M41

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Messier 41, also known as The Little Beehive Cluster, is an open cluster located in the Canis Major  constellation.

Constellation that it's located in: Canis Major

Imaging Site: Little Blair Valley, Ca.

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Date: 24 Jan 2020

Scope and f/: Takahashi FSQ-106N at f/5.

Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Guiding: Orion SSAG and MinBorg 45 with 4 pixel dithering enabled.

Camera: Canon 7D MK II, ISO 1600, raw mode.

Camera temperature: N/A

Camera binning: N/A

Number of sub-images and exposure: 29 2-minute exposures.

Filters: N/A

Image Calibration: Dark, Bias, and Flat frames.

Planning, control, capture and processing with: TheSky-X, PixInsight, and Photoshop.

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