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NGC 1499
The California Nebula

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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NGC Number:
NGC 1499

Common Name:
The California Nebula

Constellation:
Perseus

Visual Magnitude:
10.0

Size:
145 arc minutes

NGC 1499

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Date Taken:
12/20/2004

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
Takahashi FSQ-106n
Bisque Paramount ME
SBIG STL-11000M

Exposure Specs:
165 minutes total
Lum: 5x15 min
Red: 3x10 min
Grn: 3x10 min
Blu: 3x10 min

Processed with:
MaximDL v4
Adobe Photoshop CS

Copyright 2004, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.