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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


IC 1396 Elephant Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 70Da

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN 2

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Adobe Lightroom

Filters: Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter

Dates:May 28, 2017

Frames:Astronomik CLS-CCD Clip Filter: 35x180" ISO1600

Integration: 1.8 hours

Darks: ~15

Bias: ~27

Avg. Moon age: 3.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.55%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3475346

RA center: 21h 35' 25"

DEC center: +57° 31' 58"

Pixel scale: 2.152 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.131 degrees

Field radius: 1.856 degrees

Resolution: 5176x3430

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland




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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk Nebula,