Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 1396  ·  The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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IC1396: The Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 


            James Schrader
IC1396: The Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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IC1396: The Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 80mm ED TRIPLET APO ES80ED

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Dates:Oct. 17, 2015

Frames: 83x600"

Integration: 13.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.93%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3642541

RA center: 21h 39' 8"

DEC center: +57° 29' 45"

Pixel scale: 2.814 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.760 degrees

Field radius: 1.873 degrees

Resolution: 3885x2806

Locations: Home (Front Yard), Jefferson City, MO, United States

Data source: Backyard


Image Details:

83 x 600s, ISO 800
78 darks, 100 flats, 300 bias

Gear: Canon 450D (Full Spectrum Modified), Explore Scientific 80mm APO Triplet @ f/4.9 384mm, Hutech LPS D1, Orion Atlas EQ-G, Televue 0.8x Reducer

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IC1396: The Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 


            James Schrader