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NGC 1499
Object Information:

NGC 1499 - The California Nebula

Object Type - Emission nebula
Constellation - Perseus

Image date:

September 17, 18, 2009

Exposure Information:

Total exposure time of 3 hours [1 hour per color channel]

Imaged at:

Mt. Laguna, Cleveland National Forest, San Diego County, California;

Equipment:

Optics - Takahashi E-160 at f/3.3
Mount - Astro-Physics 1200GTO
Camera - SBIG STL-11000M