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A Year long wait, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...
A Year long wait
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A Year long wait

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 110 Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-2000XM

Mounts: 10 Micron GM1000 HPS

Guiding cameras: 10Micron HPS System

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type III

Software: Pixinsight  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm  ·  Baader Planetarium Hb 8.5 nm

Dates:Aug. 30, 2015Aug. 23, 2016Aug. 30, 2016

Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm: 72x600" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8.5nm: 24x900" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium SII 8nm: 24x900" bin 1x1

Integration: 24.0 hours

Darks: ~40

Flats: ~60

Flat darks: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 21.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.20%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 1246004

RA center: 21h 34' 30"

DEC center: +57° 28' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.199 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.904 degrees

Field radius: 0.582 degrees

Resolution: 2738x2171

Locations: Castenedolo, Castenedolo, Italy


I began this image last year (2015) on August 30, after that a long time is passed without imaging, but this year I finished this project:
The Elephant Trunk nebula in Cepheus imaged in Hubble palette.



Edoardo Luca Radi...
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons


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  • Final
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Sky plot

Sky plot


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