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NGC 1501

This beautifully structured planetary nebula is located in the constellation Camelopardalis.

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Last Updated: 19-Jun-2014

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Equipment

20in RC Optical Systems telescope Operating at f/8.1

Paramount ME Robotic Telescope Mount

SBIG ST10XME CCD camera with color filter wheel

LRGB color production was used to create this image.

Luminance = 70 minutes binned 1x1

Red = 25 minutes binned 1x1

Green = 25 minutes binned 1x1

Blue = 25 minutes binned 1x1

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