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NGC1499 - The California Nebula

NGC1499 - The California Nebula

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Date: 10/25/2017
Title: The California Nebula - NGC 1499
Image Credits: Stefano Cancelli and Paul Mortfield
Location: Sierra Remote Observatories
Telescope: RCOS 16" f/8.9
Mount: Paramount ME
Camera: Apogee U16M
Exposure: Ha/SII/RGB - Astrodon Filters 21.5 hours total
Notes: This is a collaboration between myself Stefano Cancelli and Paul Mortfield. Using Ha and SII mapped to red and blue respectively, the green channel was created by using a combination of both Ha and SII. RGB was used for the stars. This wavelength mapping is closest to the CFHT palette.

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NGC1499 - The California Nebula Melotte 15 (IC1805) SH2-126 / LBN437 M20 The Trifid Nebula DWB111 The Propeller Nebula IC1274

The Cone and Fox Fur Nebula NGC 2264 M8 - Lagoon Nebula IC443 NGC1977 - The Running Man Nebula Elephant Trunk Veil East

Veil West Horse Head up Close Flame Nebula (NGC2024) Pelican Neck HSO Pelican Neck SHO Bubble Nebula

Pelican Nebula NGC6823 Pickering Triangle M27 M57 Rosette

Horsehead (up close) M42 Region Cone Nebula M1 from Kitt Peak Pelican and North American Nebulae IC5070 - Pelican Nebula in Cygnus

Veil West IC1396 IC 1311 in Cygnus NCG6914 NGC6992 - Network Nebula Butteryfly Nebula

M27 - *True* Colour M106 M33, the Pinwheel galaxy NGC 4565 (The Needle Galaxy) M74 from Kitt Peak NGC6791

M44 M92 M13 - Globular Cluster M3 - Globular Cluster

Astro Garage - Cog in the Machine