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Contains:  IC 1396, The star εCep, The star λCep, The star ζCep, The star 14Cep, The star 13Cep, The star 12Cep, The star νCep, The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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IC 1396 - Widefield @ 135 mm f/2.8

Technical card

Resolution: 6024x4022

Dates:May 12, 2018

Frames:HUTECH IDAS LPS P2: 26x180" ISO800

Integration: 1.3 hours

Darks: ~26

Flats: ~35

Bias: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 26.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.14%

Mean FWHM: 21.10

Temperature: 11.00 job: 2060997

RA center: 21h 40' 49"

DEC center: +58° 2' 56"

Pixel scale: 5.762 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.384 degrees

Field radius: 5.797

Locations: Dark Sky, Kierspe, NRW, Germany

Data source: Unknown


A bad night ...?
After an hour's drive we reached kierspe in "Bergisches Land".

the plan, images from the nebula around Antares. The sky should be clear from 22:00 clock. The clouds were tough. Before we gave up then, a cloud hole came in the area of the Cepheus. Rho-Ophiuchus became IC 1396. Something had to be brought home.



Wolfgang Zimmermann
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a little bit darker

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Sky plot


IC 1396 - Widefield @ 135 mm f/2.8, 


            Wolfgang Zimmermann

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