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  ngc 1499 California.jpg -  NGC1499     California Nebula   Emission Nebula   distance: 1,000 ly     image size: 240'x240''  FLI PL-16803 camera     FSQ-106EDX III scope @ 530mm  (f/5)     AP900 mount 13.8 hour total exposure     HaLRGB 290:140:150:120:130 subs 10:10:10:10:10 binned 1:1:2:2:2     (3.49" per pixel unbinned)   Guiding with ST-402XME camera on 2.8" Pronto scope @ 475mm (f/6.8)   The California Nebula appears to resemble the outline of the State of California in larger photographs. It is almost 2.5 degrees long on the sky and, because of its very low surface brightness, it is extremely difficult to observe visually.    
ngc 2237 Rosette
ngc 2264 Cone
ngc 6888 Crescent
ngc 7000 - IC 5067
ngc 7635 Bubble

NGC1499     California Nebula
Emission Nebula

distance: 1,000 ly     image size: 240'x240''

FLI PL-16803 camera     FSQ-106EDX III scope @ 530mm (f/5)     AP900 mount
13.8 hour total exposure     HaLRGB 290:140:150:120:130 subs 10:10:10:10:10 binned 1:1:2:2:2     (3.49" per pixel unbinned)
Guiding with ST-402XME camera on 2.8" Pronto scope @ 475mm (f/6.8)

The California Nebula appears to resemble the outline of the State of California in larger photographs. It is almost 2.5 degrees long on the sky and, because of its very low surface brightness, it is extremely difficult to observe visually.

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