Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith
Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith
Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras: Atik 16200M

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding cameras: Atik 16200M

Software: PixInsight  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro

Filters: Astrodon Gen 2 LRGB  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Accessory: MoonLite NiteCrawler WR35  ·  PrimaLuceLab Eagle 2 Pro


Dates:Oct. 29, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Gen 2 LRGB: 10x60" (10') -20C bin 2x2
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 7x600" (1h 10') -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 20'

Darks: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 19.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 74.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2341062

RA center: 21h 37' 0"

DEC center: +57° 29' 2"

Pixel scale: 2.329 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.864 degrees

Field radius: 1.835 degrees


Resolution: 4436x3536

Locations: The AstroSaloon @ GHRO, Kershaw, SC, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Elephant's Trunk Nebula, not many frames

Ha: 7x10 Minutes

Red: 10x1 minute (@ 2x2)

Green: 10x1 minute (@ 2x2)

Blue: 10x1 minute (@ 2x2)

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith