California Nebula | Mark Sibole

Photographer
Mark Sibole
Email
astronomy@qteaser.com
Location of photo
Fife Lake Mi.
Date/Time of photo
Oct 19-2008
Equipment
Meade 80 mm APO piggybacked on a LX200R 10 inch and a SXVF-H9
Description
This is an image of the heart of the california nebula. I shot this using 15 minute sub frames in Ha then I reduced the exposure down to 4 minute subs for each color channel to help reduce moon glow. A full size image can be seen here. http://astronomy.qteaser.com/images/NGC1499sx.jpg
Website
http://astronomy.qteaser.com