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Hyades and Pleiades Star Clusters at Kellingheath

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Observer
Simon Dawes
Time of observation
22/09/2017 - 02:00
Object
Hyades and Pleiades
Observing location
Kellingheath Englanf
Equipment
50mm Lens F3.5
Canon EOS 600D (Full Spectrum Mod)
CLSCCD clip-in filter
iOptron Star Tracker
Exposure
51x 60s exposures
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I took this image early morning on the 22nd September 2017, it was a warm night and the Hyades and Pleiades were beginning to rise so I felt compelled to image them – Living in London it is very difficult to take this sort of image due to the light pollution and really September is a bit too early as they are low in the sky, but I only visit dark sites in Autumn and Spring so this was my only chance.

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