Contains: NGC 1501
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Technical card

Resolution: 1245x1093

Dates: Sept. 18, 2014

Frames: Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 12x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 24.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.45% job: 368192

RA center: 61.763 degrees

DEC center: 60.921 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.742 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.426 degrees

Field radius: 0.171 degrees


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



Chuck Manges

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Sky plot


NGC1501, Chuck Manges

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