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Sh2-131 Elephant Trunk, 


            Roger Liu
Sh2-131 Elephant Trunk

Sh2-131 Elephant Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:14.5" RCOS

Imaging camera:SBIG STX 16803

Software:PixInsight 1.8

Resolution: 3157x4067

Dates:Sept. 14, 2018

Frames: 40x1800"

Integration: 20.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.22% job: 2281192

RA center: 21h 34' 59"

DEC center: +57° 30' 36"

Pixel scale: 0.551 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.897 degrees

Field radius: 0.394

Locations: Deep Sky West remote observatory, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


Acquired between April and September 2018 from DSW remote ob. Exposure in SHO channels = 5:9:6 hrs.



Roger Liu
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Sh2-131 Elephant Trunk, 


            Roger Liu