Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Camelopardalis (Cam)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1501
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NGC1501, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
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NGC1501

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 1100
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD qhy23
Mounts
Celestron CGEM DX
Filters
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm
Accessories
Celestron .7x Focal Reducer Celestron f7
Software
PHD guiding · Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.0 · Adobe Photoshop CS6 · APT - Astro Photography Tool
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 18, 2014
Frames:
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 12x300" (1h) bin 2x2
Integration:
1h
Darks:
10
Avg. Moon age:
24.35 days
Avg. Moon phase:
27.45%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 368192

RA center: 04h07m03s.1

DEC center: +60°5515

Pixel scale: 0.742 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.426 degrees

Field radius: 0.171 degrees

Resolution: 620x544

Description

Recently I found a list online of 100 planetary nebulas. I've already imaged some of the greats on the list, M27,M57,M76 to name a few. I wanted to image a lesser known planetary nebula and I found this small PN (56"x48") in the constellation of Camelopardalis

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NGC1501, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges