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


            Elie Kh
California Nebula NGC1499

California Nebula NGC1499

Technical card

Resolution: 2048x1417

Dates:Feb. 18, 2018

Frames: 19x300"

Integration: 1.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.83% job: 1962852

RA center: 60.262 degrees

DEC center: 36.473 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.504 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.558 degrees

Field radius: 1.558 degrees

Locations: Home, Overijse, Belgium


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...



Elie Kh
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Sky plot

Sky plot


California Nebula NGC1499, 


            Elie Kh