Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Perseus (Per)  ·  Contains:  California Nebula  ·  NGC 1499
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NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor, 



    
        

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NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor
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NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor

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NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 18, 2020 ·  Sept. 19, 2020 ·  Nov. 6, 2020 ·  Nov. 7, 2020 ·  Nov. 12, 2020 ·  Nov. 20, 2020
Frames:
Optolong L-eNhance 2": 70×900(17h 30′) (gain: 120.00) -10°C bin 1×1
Integration:
17h 30′
Darks:
12
Flats:
95
Flat darks:
30
Avg. Moon age:
12.82 days
Avg. Moon phase:
30.59%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Mean SQM:
19.40
Temperature:
5.80

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4044406

RA center: 04h01m09s.4

DEC center: +36°3104

Pixel scale: 1.724 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.155 degrees

Field radius: 1.172 degrees

Resolution: 4036x2768

File size: 4.8 MB

Locations: Dellbrück, Köln, NW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Took two months to gather enough photons for this one, clear skies were rare.

Bicolor processing.

Boostet colors and nebula details in v3 (B), comments on which version is better are highly welcome. ;-)

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  • NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor, 



    
        

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    Original
  • Final
    NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor, 



    
        

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    B

B

Description: v3 - boosted color and structure details in nebula

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NGC 1499 - California Nebula - Sep/Nov 2020 v3 Bicolor, 



    
        

            Martin Junius