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The California Nebula - NGC 1499, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins
The California Nebula - NGC 1499
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The California Nebula - NGC 1499

The California Nebula - NGC 1499, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins
The California Nebula - NGC 1499
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The California Nebula - NGC 1499

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenithstar 61

Imaging cameras: Canon 750D modified

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Mini Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. PixInsight  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance 2"


Dates:Sept. 28, 2020

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 49x180" (2h 27') ISO1600

Integration: 2h 27'

Darks: 35

Flats: 35

Flat darks: 35

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 11.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 89.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3895218

RA center: 4h 0' 52"

DEC center: +36° 34' 40"

Pixel scale: 2.080 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 104.434 degrees

Field radius: 2.059 degrees


Resolution: 5934x3948

Locations: Balcony, Vilnius, Lithuania

Data source: Backyard

Description

Using Astro Pixel Processor I extracted and stacked the H-Alpha and OIII signals separately, then combined them in PixInsight to create this HOO image.

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The California Nebula - NGC 1499, 



    
        

            Rob Arkins