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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star 50Per, The star ξPer
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California-nebula or NGC 1499 - 200mm, 


            Jochen Schuster
California-nebula or NGC 1499 - 200mm

California-nebula or NGC 1499 - 200mm

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sigma 17-50mm, f 2.8

Imaging camera:Canon 60Da

Mount:Skywatcher Star Adventurer B

Software:Photoshop 6Fitswork 4.4.7

Resolution: 5159x3387

Dates:Dec. 2, 2015

Frames: 300x60" ISO1600

Integration: 5.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 21.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.02%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: -10.00 job: 870924

RA center: 3h 58' 1"

DEC center: +36° 37' 8"

Pixel scale: 4.538 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -162.433 degrees

Field radius: 3.889

Locations: Heimen, Alvdal, Hedmark, Norway


unespected clear skys - my version of the California-nebula



Jochen Schuster
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


California-nebula or NGC 1499 - 200mm, 


            Jochen Schuster