The Pleiades, M45. An open cluster in Taurus.
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Messier 1 – The Crab Nebula
Supernova remnant M1, the Crab Nebula
The Pleiades is a cluster of stars in the constellation of Taurus, relatively close to Earth – and is a … More
This was a thirty second snap taken during the period while I was imaging Comet 46P/Wirtanen through my SkyWatcher ED120 … More
Star Clusters in Taurus
All images © R.Powell
2011 – Deep Sky
Star clusters M45 (Pleiades) in Taurus, M37 in Auriga and the Jewel Box NGC4555 in Crux. Emission Nebula in Eta … More
Orion Wide Field
2015-12-31 Orion Region 2min 18mm f/2.8 ISO 1000 Testing my new Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer camera mount, last night I achieved … More
The Geminid meteor stream was at its peak last night and predictions were for a high hourly rate, especially after … More
Pleiades and Comet Lovejoy
The evening before I took the telescopic image of Comet C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy), > posted here < I was busy on … More