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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499
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Blue California Nebula SHH, 


            Martin Palenik
Blue California Nebula SHH

Blue California Nebula SHH

Technical card

Resolution: 4651x3502

Dates:Sept. 24, 2017Oct. 2, 2017

Astronomik Ha: 67x180" (gain: 174.00)
Sii: 80x180"

Integration: 7.3 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 7.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.00% job: 1769264

RA center: 59.851 degrees

DEC center: 36.664 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.593 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.288 degrees

Field radius: 1.288 degrees


The Oiii data for this area was so weak so I decided to just use the Sii and Ha data and came up with this Blue California Nebula! SHH.

It's the first time I started to see the Narrow band data in a different light, in perhaps a more artistic way.

Thanks for viewing!



Martin Palenik
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Blue California Nebula SHH, 


            Martin Palenik

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