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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star ξPer
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NGC1499 California Nebula 2016-2017, 


NGC1499 California Nebula 2016-2017

NGC1499 California Nebula 2016-2017

Technical card

Resolution: 4672x3115

Dates:Oct. 30, 2016Oct. 18, 2017

Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 38x120" ISO1600
Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 46x180" ISO1600

Integration: 3.6 hours

Darks: ~47

Bias: ~69

Avg. Moon age: 28.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.90%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00 job: 1797950

RA center: 60.196 degrees

DEC center: 36.515 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 348.926 degrees

Field radius: 1.680 degrees

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland


This is the result of my first attempt to combine 2 images with different exposure in PI.

Both sessions @ f/5.6


License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC1499 California Nebula 2016-2017,