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The California Nebula- 3 Panel Mosaic

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The California Nebula- 3 Panel Mosaic, 



    
        

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The California Nebula- 3 Panel Mosaic

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Scope #1 (William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132)
Imaging Cameras
QHY 16200A
Mounts
Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO
Filters
B · G · R · L · Astrodon Ha 3nm · Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2
Accessories
Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat Flat Fielder · QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M · Moonlite DRO focuser&rotator Moonlite DRO Focuser & Rotator · William Optics Reducer WO 0.80 #1
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Sequence Generator Pro · PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom LR
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Scope #1 (William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132)
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QHY5L-II M

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 6, 2018 ·  Nov. 8, 2018
Frames:
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 15x900" (3h 45') -15°C
B: 15x180" (45') -15°C bin 1x1
G: 15x180" (45') -15°C bin 1x1
L: 15x180" (45') -15°C bin 1x1
R: 15x180" (45') -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
6h 45'
Darks:
15
Flats:
15
Bias:
15
Avg. Moon age:
14.58 days
Avg. Moon phase:
1.20%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
2.00

RA center: 03h59m55s.80

DEC center: +36°1048.3

Pixel scale: 3.326 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -152.823 degrees

Field radius: 2.263 degrees

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Resolution: 4439x2078

Locations: Marathon Motel, Marathon Motel, TX, United States; MaRIO, Marathon, Texas, None

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

The California Nebula

Captured from the dark skies in Marathon Texas on my William Optics 132 FLT & QHY 16200 camera. Captured during the months of November and December.

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