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Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


            Andrew Barton
Elephant Trunk Nebula

Elephant Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 6716x5358

Dates:Sept. 23, 2017

Frames: 91x180"

Integration: 4.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.22% job: 1970420

RA center: 323.908 degrees

DEC center: 57.636 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.685 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 264.425 degrees

Field radius: 0.817 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard


The Elephant Trunk Nebula, taken from my backyard in Tucson. As the weather has been bad, I am catching up on my backlog. This particular image is an experiment in drizzle.



Andrew Barton
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


            Andrew Barton