Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396  ·  The star 13Cep  ·  The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC 1396, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC 1396
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC 1396, 



    
        

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC 1396

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Rokinon 135mm f/2.0 ED UMC Telephoto ROKINON

Imaging cameras: QSI 583ws QSI

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6.0  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha


Dates:April 20, 2016May 6, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha: 7x600" (1h 10') bin 1x1
Blue: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Green: 16x300" (1h 20') bin 1x1
Red: 16x300" (1h 20') bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 21.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.76%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1192137

RA center: 21h39m21s

DEC center: +57°3003

Pixel scale: 8.618 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.774 degrees

Field radius: 4.184 degrees


Resolution: 2472x2472

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Observatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC 1396, 



    
        

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