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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star 52Per, The star 50Per, The star ξPer, The star εPer, The star 42Per, Part of the constellation Perseus (Per)
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NGC 1499 - Widefield, 


            Wolfgang Zimmermann
NGC 1499 - Widefield

NGC 1499 - Widefield

Technical card

Resolution: 6000x4000

Dates:Nov. 22, 2017

Frames:HUTECH IDAS LPS P2: 89x180" ISO400

Integration: 4.5 hours

Darks: ~21

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 3.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.92%

Temperature: 9.00 job: 2898724

RA center: 4h 0' 48"

DEC center: +37° 14' 13"

Pixel scale: 5.205 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.138 degrees

Field radius: 5.213

Locations: Terassensternwarte, Selm-Bork, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard


- New process in APP (AstroPixelProcessor)
- Process via FitsLiberator per color channel to CS 5.
- Editing in CS5 and put together to RGB

first processing:

- easy crop
- I close the lens to f/2.8
- no guiding



Wolfgang Zimmermann
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • NGC 1499 - Widefield, 


            Wolfgang Zimmermann
  • Final
    NGC 1499 - Widefield, 


            Wolfgang Zimmermann

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 1499 - Widefield, 


            Wolfgang Zimmermann

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