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Elephant Trunk Nebula IC 1396 (147'), 



    
        

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Elephant Trunk Nebula IC 1396 (147')

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Elephant Trunk Nebula IC 1396 (147')

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 200mm 2.8 L II USM

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 70D

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN 2

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Adobe Lightroom

Accessory: Kenko C-AF 1.4x MC4 DXG


Dates:July 9, 2016

Frames: 42x210" (2h 27') ISO1600

Integration: 2h 27'

Darks: ~12

Bias: ~79

Avg. Moon age: 5.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.47%

Temperature: 15.00


Astrometry.net job: 4506083

RA center: 21h 38' 48"

DEC center: +57° 27' 56"

Pixel scale: 3.131 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.474 degrees

Field radius: 1.559 degrees


Resolution: 2980x1990

Locations: Weissenstein 1395m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Description

280mm @ f/5.6

A fantastic night on our local mountain (1395m)

Image B re-processed and cropped to 2980x1990
Image C re-processed and cropped to 2980x1990 (Image D)
Image E re-processed and cropped to 2980x1990 (Image F)
Image G enhanced color saturation and cropped to 2980x1990 (Image H)

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