NGC 1499, 


            Craig Prost

NGC 1499

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-85EDX  ·  Planewave Instruments CDK 17  ·  Takahashi CCA-250

Imaging cameras: Apogee U16M  ·  Apogee Aspen 16M  ·  QHY22  ·  Starlight Express Trius H694

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO  ·  Astro-Physics AP 1100 GTO  ·  Paramount ME

Focal reducers: Takahashi 645 Reducer QE 0.72X  ·  Takahashi QE .73x

Software: PixInsight  ·  Photoshop  ·  PHD

Filters: Astrodon 3nm SII  ·  Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2 LRGB Astrodon

Dates:Nov. 28, 2013Oct. 21, 2014

Astrodon 3nm OIII: 4x1200"
Astrodon 3nm SII: 4x1200"
Ha 3nm: 8x1200"
Ha 3nm: 12x900"
Astrodon True Balance LRGB E-Series Gen2 LRGB Astrodon: 40x300"

Integration: 11.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.98%

Basic astrometry details job: 393417

Resolution: 2410x2140


Combined NB data from last year with HaLRGB from this year. Tried to capture both the fire of the main nebula and the blue ascents of the O3.



Craig Prost


NGC 1499, 


            Craig Prost