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


Gamma Cassiopeiae Nebula
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Gamma Cassiopeiae Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS102NSV

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS102NSV

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II mono

Focal reducers: Takahashi TAO-130R

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2

Filters: Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance  ·  AstroDon Ha 5nm 36mm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Slimline OAG  ·  Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm  ·  Starizona MicroTouch Autofocuser

Dates:Sept. 11, 2017Sept. 15, 2017Sept. 25, 2017

AstroDon Ha 5nm 36mm: 60x300" (gain: 300.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance: 60x120" (gain: 75.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance: 40x25" (gain: 75.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Generation 2 Tru-Balance: 81x120" (gain: 75.00) -15C

Integration: 10.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.53%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details job: 1759505

RA center: 0h 59' 48"

DEC center: +61° 6' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.227 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.529 degrees

Field radius: 0.837 degrees

Resolution: 3983x2870

Locations: Backyard, Sugar Land, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


Color Filter Break down:
Blue 106 x 120 sec
Green 35 x 120 sec

RGB Stars
Red 10 x 25 sec
Green 15 x 25 sec
Blue 15 x 25 sec



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Gamma Cassiopeiae Nebula,