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NGC 1499 - The California Nebula (SHO)


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About this observation
Callum Scott Wingrove
Time of observation
25/11/2020 - 23:00
NGC 1499 The California Nebula
Observing location
Stanmore, Greater London (Bortle 8)
William Optics RedCat51
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
ASI1600MM Pro
ZWO narrowband filters
300s x 24 Ha, 300s x 18 SII, 180s x 20 OIII, Gain 139, size 3.95 x 3.01 degrees

A cosmic rainbow if ever there was one! Due to the cloud cover it took me most of November to pull 4.5 hours of decent data together.  Sadly could not manage much oxygen due to the Moon.  Wanting to move onto more targets when it clears so will try to add to this at a later date.

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