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Elephant's Trunk Nebula in Cepheus - Ha, 


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"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.09%

Basic astrometry details job: 612304

RA center: 21h 34' 45"

DEC center: +57° 35' 2"

Pixel scale: 6.746 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.051 degrees

Field radius: 0.806 degrees

Resolution: 690x513

Locations: Home, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom


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,