Gamma Cassiopeia Area


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This photo shows the faint nebulosity (IC 59 and IC 63) around γ Cassiopeia, the center star in the familiar "W" or "M" of Cassiopeia. A wider view of Cassiopeia is in this 2006 photo.
 
Date/Time:    6 October 2007
Location: Vanishing Point Observatory (OCA Anza Site)
Scope/Lens: Borg 100ED @ f/6.4
Camera: Planet Town 67 Vacuum Astrocamera
Mount: Losmandy Titan
Guider: Borg 45ED / SBIG STV
Media: Medium format Kodak E200, +3 push
Exposure: 2x60 + 1x90 min.