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IC1396A - Elephant's Trunk nebula, 


            Thomas Westphal
IC1396A - Elephant's Trunk nebula

IC1396A - Elephant's Trunk nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3334x2492

Dates:July 10, 2015

Frames: 79x300"

Integration: 6.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.77% job: 688849

RA center: 324.020 degrees

DEC center: 57.463 degrees

Orientation: -94.492 degrees

Field radius: 0.709 degrees

Locations: OL Sternwarte / OL observatory, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany


Ich möchte dieses Bild meinem verstorbenen Vater (*19.02.1932 †07.07.2015) und
meinem verstorbenen Onkel widmen (*16.12.1936 †09.05.2015).

In memory of my father (*19.02.1932 †07.07.2015) and my
uncle (*16.12.1936 †09.05.2015).

Aufnahmeort / location: Oldenburg

Aufnahmedaten / exposure data:
Ha 34x300 sec. bin 1x1
Red 19x300 sec. bin 1x1
Blue 19x300 sec. bin 1x1
Green 7x300 sec. bin 1x1

Postprocessing: PixInsight



Thomas Westphal
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons


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            Thomas Westphal
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IC1396A - Elephant's Trunk nebula, 


            Thomas Westphal