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Contains:  IC 59, IC 63, The star Navi (γCas), gamma Cas nebula
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IC 63 (HRGB), 


            Miles Zhou
IC 63 (HRGB)
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IC 63 (HRGB)

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:


Filters:BAADER H Alpha 7nmAstrodon RGB


Resolution: 2796x2005

Dates:Nov. 13, 2016Nov. 22, 2016

Astrodon RGB: 41x600" -25C bin 1x1
Ha: 24x900" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 12.8 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 18.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.48%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 1343280

RA center: 0h 58' 32"

DEC center: +61° 1' 12"

Pixel scale: 2.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 6.206 degrees

Field radius: 1.002 degrees


IC 63 HRGB, luminance recovered from RGB, and mixed with H. H plays an extremely important role in revealing the contour of the nebulosity; thanks to DSW for discovering this Ha contour feature.



Miles Zhou
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IC 63 (HRGB), 


            Miles Zhou

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