Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
Elephant's Trunk, 



    
        

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Elephant's Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion Newton 10" f4.7

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini I

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade Mini 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Starlight Instruments Xpress CoStar

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  PixInsight LE

Filters: Astronomik EOS CLS Clip-In


Dates:Nov. 3, 2012

Frames: 32x300" (2h 40')

Integration: 2h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 18.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 111961

RA center: 21h36m12s.7

DEC center: +57°2624

Pixel scale: 0.894 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 139.975 degrees

Field radius: 0.533 degrees


Resolution: 3723x2142

Locations: Home, WAXHAW, NORTH CAROLINA, United States

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