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IC1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 





    
        

            Simon Todd
IC1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

IC1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3321x2499

Dates:Sept. 7, 2016Sept. 8, 2016

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 18x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 18x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 8x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 36mm: 18x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 18x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 7.3 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 6.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.08%

Astrometry.net job: 1408639

RA center: 323.683 degrees

DEC center: 57.487 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.389 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.218 degrees

Field radius: 0.802 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

The Elephant's Trunk nebula is a concentration of interstellar gas and dust within the much larger ionized gas region IC 1396 located in the constellation Cepheus about 2,400 light years away from Earth

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