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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star ξPer
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NGC 1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Joseph Becker
NGC 1499 - The California Nebula

NGC 1499 - The California Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2400x3000

Dates:Oct. 13, 2015

Frames: 9x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~5

Avg. Moon age: 0.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.23%

Temperature: 7.20 job: 825271

RA center: 60.397 degrees

DEC center: 36.415 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.835 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.867 degrees

Field radius: 1.513 degrees

Locations: Pawnee National Grassland, Briggsdale, CO, United States


My first attempt at NGC 1499. I had to toss out a bad sub and wish I had time for more/longer ones, but I'm happy with this for a first try.



Joseph Becker
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Joseph Becker