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California Nebula NGC1499, 



    
        

            Elie Kh
California Nebula NGC1499
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California Nebula NGC1499

California Nebula NGC1499, 



    
        

            Elie Kh
California Nebula NGC1499
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California Nebula NGC1499

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX IV

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ST80 orion short tube 80

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  phd guiding  ·  pixinsight

Filters: Baader 1.25 " 7nm Ha

Accessory: ZWO EFWmini


Dates:Feb. 18, 2018

Frames: 19x300" (1h 35')

Integration: 1h 35'

Avg. Moon age: 2.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.83%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1962852

RA center: 04h01m02s

DEC center: +36°2822

Pixel scale: 4.504 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.558 degrees

Field radius: 1.558 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1417

Locations: Home, Overijse, Belgium

Description

2 panels mosaic on NGC1499 imaged last night under reasonably transparent skies in Halpha light

A really big target to fit at 530mm with a 4/3rd sensor, and could use a lot more panels...

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California Nebula NGC1499, 



    
        

            Elie Kh