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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  46 ksi Per, California nebula, IC2005, Menkib, NGC 1499, NGC1499, Sh2-220, The star ξPer
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California Nebula NGC1499, 


            Stan Smith
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California Nebula NGC1499

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV

Imaging cameras: ATIK 490 EX Mono

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFR80T-3SV 0.74 Reducer/Flattener

Software: Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO  ·  Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop 2019 CC  ·  ClickDesignSoft Autoscript for Pixinsight  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Stark-Labs PHD2

Accessory: ZWO Off-Axis Guider

Dates:Dec. 24, 2019Dec. 25, 2019

Optolong Ha 7nm 1,25": 20x300" bin 1x1
Optolong S-II 6.5nm: 20x360" bin 1x1

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.02%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 3139359

RA center: 3h 59' 8"

DEC center: +36° 36' 3"

Pixel scale: 2.172 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -13.187 degrees

Field radius: 1.288 degrees

Resolution: 3339x2663

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard



Stan Smith
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California Nebula NGC1499, 


            Stan Smith