Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 59  ·  IC 63  ·  The star γCas  ·  gamma Cas nebula
IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity, 



    
        

            Riccardo A. Ballerini
IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity
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IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity

IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity, 



    
        

            Riccardo A. Ballerini
IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity
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IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-8300M
Mounts
Vixen Sphinx SXD
Filters
Baader Planetarium L 36mm · Baader Planetarium RGB (36mm)
Accessories
SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300
Software
PHD guiding · PixInsight · Equinox Image
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 8x50 Finder
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 29, 2014
Frames:
Baader Planetarium L 36mm: 21x300" (1h 45') -15°C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB (36mm): 57x120" (1h 54') bin 2x2
Integration:
3h 39'
Avg. Moon age:
3.55 days
Avg. Moon phase:
13.60%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
2.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 781575

RA center: 00h58m00s.7

DEC center: +60°4901

Pixel scale: 2.095 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 11.275 degrees

Field radius: 1.222 degrees

Resolution: 3352x2532

Description

Faint nebulosity close to very bright star Gamma Cassiopea

Not an easy target to capture

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IC 59 / 63 - Gamma Cassiopea Nebulosity, 



    
        

            Riccardo A. Ballerini