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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star ξPer
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California Nebula (NGC 1499) 2x1 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
California Nebula (NGC 1499) 2x1 Mosaic
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California Nebula (NGC 1499) 2x1 Mosaic

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ 106ED f/5 FSQ 106ED f/5

Imaging camera:QSI 683 wsg-8

Mount:Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses:

Guiding cameras:

Focal reducers:

Software:PixInsight for Mac

Filters:Astrodon luminance filterAstrodon RGB

Accessories:


Resolution: 4572x3270

Dates:Oct. 5, 2016Nov. 1, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon RGB: 96x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 48x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 24.0 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 2.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1308516

RA center: 4h 1' 22"

DEC center: +36° 27' 7"

Pixel scale: 2.097 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 168.507 degrees

Field radius: 1.637 degrees


Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

A 2x1 mosaic of NGC 1499 taken at DSW.

Sorry for the orientation; Tried to upload a portrait oriented image, but failed twice. See https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1118407958213513&set=a.936166226437688.1073741834.100001329586177&type=3&theater for a rotated version.

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California Nebula (NGC 1499) 2x1 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou