M45 | George Lilley

Photographer
George Lilley
Email
nightstars@cox.net
Location of photo
Warner Robins, Georgia
Date/Time of photo
10/28/06 10 pm EDT
Equipment
Canon Rebel XT digital SLR camera, William Optics ZenithStar 80 mm refractor on a Losmandy G11 German-equatorial mount.
Description
The Pleaides, are also known as the Seven Sisters, are a relatively young star cluster composed mostly of B Type stars. Without magnification, an observer will most likely only be able to six of the seven sisters. Cheers from K9 Observatory!
Website
http://member.cox.net/nightstars