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NGC1499 California Nebula, 


            Stephen Charnock
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NGC1499 California Nebula

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Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 30D

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Astrograph

Software: Stark Labs Nebulosity 4.1  ·  StarTools 1.4

Dates:Jan. 10, 2016

Frames: 20x55"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.21%

Astrometry.net job: 2224257

RA center: 4h 0' 48"

DEC center: +36° 44' 8"

Pixel scale: 4.558 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.755 degrees

Field radius: 2.408 degrees

Resolution: 3208x2049

Locations: Home Observatory, Newark, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


Stack of 20x55s taken on an Atlas EQ mount with Modified Canon 30D. Imagery controlled by Nebulosity post processed using StarTools and PS.



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NGC1499 California Nebula, 


            Stephen Charnock