Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
APO Triplet 105 F 6.5
Imaging Cameras
Orion StarShoot Pro V2.0 Color
Mounts
Gemini G42 Observatory+
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FS-128
Guiding Cameras
Philips Vesta Pro

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 19, 2010
Frames:
13x600" (2h 10') bin 1x1
Integration:
2h 10'
Avg. Moon age:
10.03 days
Avg. Moon phase:
76.72%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 93496

RA center: 21h39m47s.3

DEC center: +57°3216

Pixel scale: 5.401 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.474 degrees

Field radius: 1.154 degrees

Resolution: 1280x852

Description

Open Cluster IC 1396, dust and an ionized gas region located in the constellation Cepheus

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IC 1396 - Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

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