Pismis 4

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Object data of Pismis 4

Object type: Open star cluster (III3m)
Size: 18'
Magnitude: 5.9mag
Constellation: Vel
Distance: 2,000 Ly
Notes: In front of the bright open star cluster Pismis 4 one can find a filament of the Vela Supernova Remnant.

Exposure data

Date: 2014-02-21 until 2014-03-01
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: RCOS 14.5" f/9
Camera: FLI PL16070 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: L 23x8min / R 9x8min / G 9x8min / B 8x8min
Exposure time total: 6h32min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Herbert Walter, Wolfgang Leitner, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Herbert Walter