Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)
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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7
Imaging Cameras
QHY163M
Mounts
Celestron CGE Pro
Filters
Optolong OIII 6.5nm · Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 · Astrodon Tru-Balance H-alpha 5 nm 36mm · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm
Accessories
QHYCCD OAG-M · QHYCCD QHY CCD Filter Wheel 7 x 36mm · Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser · Feathertouch 2" focuser · QHYCCD Polemaster
Software
Seqence Generator Pro · PHD2 Guiding · Photoshop CC 2017 · Astro Pixel Processor
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 8, 2018
Frames:
431x60" (7h 11')
Integration:
7h 11'
Avg. Moon age:
24.33 days
Avg. Moon phase:
27.59%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2139510

RA center: 21h35m25s.7

DEC center: +57°2931

Pixel scale: 0.731 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.333 degrees

Field radius: 0.590 degrees

Resolution: 3494x4651

Locations: Starbase Walden, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Just over 7 total hours of integration across all 6 channels. Lots more data to play with here, but it's looking good so far!

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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden