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West of the Pleiades is a red streak that spans 2.5 degrees of sky. NGC1499 is the designation for an emission nebula that emits mostly in a set of narrow Hydrogen bands. Named for its distinct shape, this is the California Nebula.
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Telescope:   Svbony sv503 70ED
Length:   336mm
Aperture:   70mm
F-stop:   f/4.56
Sessions:   2
Captured:   2022-12-03 to 2022-12-04
Lights:   66
Exposure:   300
Total exposure:   5 h
Ra:   4h 1m 57.6s
Dec:   +36° 24' 23.306
Size:   195.338 x 133.401 arcmin
Radius:   1.971 deg
Scale:   1.429 arcsec/pixel