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Elephant's Trunk nebula (near full moon!), 





    
        

            drivingcat
Elephant's Trunk nebula (near full moon!)

Elephant's Trunk nebula (near full moon!)

Technical card

Resolution: 3087x4635

Dates:Aug. 5, 2017

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D1: 360x30" ISO1600

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 12.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Astrometry.net job: 1680720

RA center: 323.661 degrees

DEC center: 57.498 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.678 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -93.592 degrees

Field radius: 0.524 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Dacula, GA, United States

Description

I didn't think this would turn out so well being the moon was so full, but since it was on the other side of the sky I thought I'd give it a shot. Not bad!

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Elephant's Trunk nebula (near full moon!), 





    
        

            drivingcat

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