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Contains:  California nebula, NGC 1499
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NGC 1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Randy Roy
NGC 1499 - The California Nebula

NGC 1499 - The California Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4862x3190

Dates:Sept. 16, 2019

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 102x180" (gain: 90.00)

Integration: 5.1 hours

Darks: ~70

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 16.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.19%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2921310

RA center: 60.802 degrees

DEC center: 36.354 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.134 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.970 degrees

Field radius: 0.916 degrees

Locations: Balcony Observatory, Lakeland, Tennessee, United States

Data source: Backyard


Large emission nebula in the constellation Perseus.



Randy Roy
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 1499 - The California Nebula, 


            Randy Roy