California nebula Ced26/LBN756/NGC1499/PGC3517586/Sh2-220 (c-sho)

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California nebula Ced26/LBN756/NGC1499/PGC3517586/Sh2-220 (c-sho)

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Post by ram » Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:23 am

Captured: Sep 25-27, 2019. Location: Youngstown, NY, USA.
ngc1499_31x420+49x420++30x420_777m_12.8h.jpg
Also includes: Galaxies IC2005 and IC2027.

Total integration: 12.8 hours/770 minutes = 31x7m for S2 + 49x7m for Ha + 30x7m for O3.

Camera: QHY163M (16mp mono) CMOS cooled to -15 degrees C.
Telescope: Stellarvue SV70T triplet apochromat refractor @ f/4.8.
Reducer: SFFR70-APO
Mount: Paramount MyT.
Filters: Astrodon 5nm Ha, 3nm O3, 3nm S2.
Software: Sharpcap, PixInsight.
Tubes: Celestron 9.25" 235mm f/10 XLT EdgeHD SCT; Meade ETX 80mm f/5 achromat; Coronado SolarMax II 60mm f/6.6 Hα <0.7Å BF10 solar; Stellarvue 70mm f/6 triplet apochromat; Obsession UC18 457mm f/4.2 with Argo Navis & ServoCAT; Takahashi FS128 5" f/8.1 and FC100DF 4" f/7.4 fluorite doublet apochromats. Mounts: AVX; LXD75; Paramount MyT. Eyepieces: 2" Tele Vue Ethos 4.7/13/21mm, Paracorr, 2,4x Powermate; Stellarvue 0.8x, Takahashi 0.7x, 0.66x reducer/corrector. Cameras: ZWO ASI120MC-S; Lodestar X2c; X2m; Canon T7i; QHY163M; QHY247C. Filters: Astrodon 5nm Ha, 3nm O3 and S2.
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Post by Gordon » Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:18 pm

Great image!

Thanks for posting!
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Post by Makuser » Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:31 am

Hello Ram. A very nice California Nebula image and with some interesting neighbors too. Thanks for the pleasant view Ram.
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Post by Juno16 » Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:14 am

Ram, that is a beautiful California Nebula!

Almost looks surreal with the beautiful coloration.

Fine work!

Thanks,
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Post by Don Quixote » Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:20 am

Bravo, Ram!
This is a beautiful image.
Thank you.
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