Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  The star 72Psc
Elephant's Trunk Nebula in Cepheus - Ha, 



    
        

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula in Cepheus - Ha
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula in Cepheus - Ha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-60C

Imaging cameras: ATIK 314E

Mounts: Avalon Instruments Linear Fast Reverse

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Mewlon 210

Guiding cameras: QHY8L

Focal reducers: Takahashi Sky 90 Reducer

Filters: Ha 12nm


Dates:April 20, 2015

Frames: 12x240" (48')

Integration: 48'

Avg. Moon age: 1.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.09%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 612304

RA center: 21h34m45s

DEC center: +57°3502

Pixel scale: 6.746 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.051 degrees

Field radius: 0.806 degrees


Resolution: 690x513

Locations: Home, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Description

Still experimenting with my new setup

Avalon Linear, fs-60, Atik 314E.

Here a picture of the Elephant's trunk nebula in Cepheus.

49 min in Ha. Sky a bit hazy.

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula in Cepheus - Ha, 



    
        

            asmatiks