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Contains:  IC 59, IC 63, The star Navi (γCas), gamma Cas nebula
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Gamma Cas Nebula (IC 59/63), 


            Christiaan Berger
Gamma Cas Nebula (IC 59/63)
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Gamma Cas Nebula (IC 59/63)

Technical card

Dates:Oct. 5, 2016

Frames:Astronomik CLS Clip Filter: 10x600" ISO200 17C

Integration: 1.7 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~60

Bias: ~150

Avg. Moon age: 4.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 8.00

Basic astrometry details job: 1573486

RA center: 0h 58' 25"

DEC center: +60° 59' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.107 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -96.942 degrees

Field radius: 0.907 degrees

Resolution: 800x511

Locations: Home, Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands


shot 12 x 600s and used 10 of them.
Post processing was a bit tough (few data, lot of noise).

Quite happy with the result.



Christiaan Berger
License: None (All rights reserved)


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    Gamma Cas Nebula (IC 59/63), 


            Christiaan Berger

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Gamma Cas Nebula (IC 59/63), 


            Christiaan Berger