Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  IC 1396, The star Garnet Star (μCep)
ic1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Jean-Marie Locci
ic1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula)
Powered byPixInsight

ic1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106ED

Imaging cameras: SBIG STL-11000

Mounts: Paramount GT-1100S

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS 6

Filters: SII 5nm  ·  OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Dates:Dec. 2, 2014Dec. 4, 2014

Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 7x900" bin 2x2
OIII 5nm: 7x900" bin 2x2
RGB: 10x600" bin 1x1
SII 5nm: 7x900" bin 2x2

Integration: 6.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3362604

RA center: 21h 39' 5"

DEC center: +57° 29' 27"

Pixel scale: 3.496 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.019 degrees

Field radius: 2.339 degrees

Resolution: 4008x2672

Locations: iTelescope Mayhill, NM (USA), Mayhill, NM, United States



Jean-Marie Locci
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


ic1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Jean-Marie Locci