Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)
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IC 1396 The Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 1396 The Elephant Trunk Nebula

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IC 1396 The Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 1396 The Elephant Trunk Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 23, 2015 ·  June 19, 2015
Frames:
Baader Planetarium Blue: 8×600(1h 20′) -20°C bin 2×2
Baader Planetarium Green: 4×600(40′) -20°C bin 2×2
Baader Planetarium Luminance: 8×600(1h 20′) -20°C bin 1×1
Baader Planetarium Red: 8×600(1h 20′) -20°C bin 2×2
Integration:
4h 40′
Darks:
19
Avg. Moon age:
4.12 days
Avg. Moon phase:
19.11%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 671075

RA center: 21h35m21s.8

DEC center: +57°2848

Pixel scale: 1.829 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.483 degrees

Field radius: 0.460 degrees

Resolution: 1131x1414

File size: 1.4 MB

Locations: Carr Astronomical Observatory, Blue Mountain, Ontario, Canada

Description

The Elephant Trunk Nebula captured from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Toronto Centre's Carr Astronomical Observatory in the Blue Mountains near Thornbury, Ontario.

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IC 1396 The Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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