Gordons Astronomy


At the last star party I attended in Little Blair Valley (near Borrego, CA), the last shot of the night was this one... a picture of the Pliedes. The picture was worked in Photoshop and converted to JPEG. It turned out kinda OK.

M45

TYPE=OPEN CLUSTER

DISTANCE FROM EARTH=.4 THOUSAND LIGHT YEARS

MOUNT=POLAR

VISUAL MAGNITUDE=1.6

CAMERA ISO SPEED=400

EXPOSURE TIME=2 MINUTES

LOCATION=Borrego Springs, CA

This Picture was worked in Photoshop and Includes Noel Carboni's Astro Plug in.


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