Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
IC 1396 Region, 


            Jirair Afarian
IC 1396 Region
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IC 1396 Region

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 102mm ED CF APO triplet ED 102 CF

Imaging cameras: Altair Hypercam 183C

Mounts: iOptron iEQ30 Pro iOptron

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Starwave 50mm guidscope Starwave

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro GP Cam 130 mono Altair

Focal reducers: Altair Lightwave 0.8 Reducer/Flattener Altair Lightwave

Software: PHD2 2.6.4  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool APT 2.43  ·  Photoshop CC 2017 Photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.2

Filters: Badaar Moon and SkyGlow Badaar

Dates:Sept. 17, 2018

Frames:Badaar Moon and SkyGlow Badaar: 12x300" (gain: 11.00) 24C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 7.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.03%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Mean FWHM: 6.25

Temperature: 20.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2259127

RA center: 21h 41' 34"

DEC center: +57° 32' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.785 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 187.975 degrees

Field radius: 0.962 degrees

Resolution: 6816x5597

Locations: Home Observatory, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard


A 2nd part image of the IC 1396 Region. This image will merge with another image I have of this area for a 2 Panel Mosaic.



  • IC 1396 Region, 


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    IC 1396 Region, 


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Description: 2 Panel Mosaic of IC 1396 Region

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IC 1396 Region, 


            Jirair Afarian