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NGC1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Jason Wiscovitch
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NGC1499 - The California Nebula

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics RedCat 51 Petzval APO RedCat  ·  Starizona Hyperstar 4  ·  Celestron EdgeHD 8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro 1600mm pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 30mm f/4 Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: zwo asi 224 mc

Software: Astro Pixel Processor Astro Pixel Precessor  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik OIII 6nm  ·  Astronomik SII 6nm  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm  ·  Baader Oiii highspeed  ·  Baader Ha highspeed  ·  Baader Sii highspeed

Accessory: ASI Air Pro  ·  Starizona Filter Slider  ·  ASI Air

Astrometry.net job: 4061787

RA center: 4h 1' 15"

DEC center: +36° 16' 25"

Pixel scale: 2.047 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -101.099 degrees

Field radius: 1.958 degrees

Resolution: 5329x4361

Locations: Home, Herriman, Utah, United States

Data source: Backyard


NGC1499 - The California Nebula

Williamoptics RedCat 51
Celestronuniverse Edge HD 8” w/Hyperstar
Zwoasi 1600mm x2, 224MC, 30mm Guide Scope, ASIAIR, ASIAIR PRO, & EAF
Baaderplanetarium F2 HA, OIII, & SII, Astronomik HA, OIII, & SII Filters
Skywatcherusa EQ6-R Mount

SII- 251x90” (6.27hrs) HS & 137x180” (6.85hrs) RC - 13.12hrs total SII
HA - 265x90” (6.62hrs) HS & 140x180” (7hrs) RC - 13.62hrs total HA
OIII - 11.10hrs total OIII from @itz_reg
37.84 total hours
-50 Darks, 50 Flats, 250 Bias per session
-Gain 139
-Bortle 5



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NGC1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Jason Wiscovitch