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Ron Masters
November 8, 2020
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Contains: Deep sky object

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Imaged 7-Nov-2020 under Bortle 4 sky at Naperville Astronomical Association dark sky site. Starmaster hybrid truss Dobsonian reflector with 14.5" Zambuto mirror and Skycommander go-to and tracking. ZWO ASI 294 MC Pro camera cooled to 5-deg C, RAW-16. SharpCap livestack of 67 9-second frames for just over 10 minutes exposure time, final adjustments in Digital Photo Professional. This is Alcyone with its well-defined dusty reflection nebulosity. SharpCap livestack brings this out easily under modestly dark skies.