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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499, The star ξPer
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NGC1499, California nebula, 20191203, 


            Geert Vandenbulcke
NGC1499, California nebula, 20191203
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NGC1499, California nebula, 20191203

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FSQ-106N

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 6D mod.

Mounts:Astro-Physics AP1200GTO CP3


Filters:Optolong L-Pro 2"

Dates:Dec. 3, 2019

Frames: 65x120" bin 0x0

Integration: 2.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.56%

Basic astrometry details job: 3102911

RA center: 4h 3' 42"

DEC center: +36° 9' 0"

Pixel scale: 9.360 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.628 degrees

Field radius: 2.489 degrees

Resolution: 1535x1144

Locations: Tranquility Base Observatory, Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard


Not the best conditions, hazy, interfering moonlight.



Geert Vandenbulcke
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NGC1499, California nebula, 20191203, 


            Geert Vandenbulcke