NGC 1499

20080308 NGC1499 Holmes


The California Nebula (NGC 1499), left, and Comet Holmes(17P), right.

Camera was piggy-back mounted on a FSQ-106N.

Constellation that it's located in: Perseus

Imaging Site: Little Blair Valley, Ca

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For more information on Comet Holmes:


Date: 8 Mar 2008

Scope and f/: N/A

Mount: Takahashi NJP

Guiding: None

Camera: Canon 20Da with EF85 f/1.8 lens at f/2.5. ISO 200

Camera temperature: N/A

Camera binning: N/A

Number of sub-images and exposure: Eight 303-second exposures.

Filters: n/A

Image Calibration: Dark and flat.

Planning, control, capture and processing with: I didn't record, final processing with Photoshop.

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