Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396  ·  The star Garnet Star (μCep)
Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds, 



    
        

            Massimo Miniello
Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds
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Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds

Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds, 



    
        

            Massimo Miniello
Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds
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Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106ED

Imaging cameras: Moravian G3-11000FW

Mounts: Avalon Intruments M-Uno

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FC 60B

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD Lab PhD 2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro SGp

Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm 36 mm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 2" Filter LRGBC

Accessory: Avalon Instruments Osservatorio remoto "Merlino"


Dates:March 15, 2018

Frames: 72x1200" (24h)

Integration: 24h

Avg. Moon age: 27.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2530915

RA center: 21h 36' 58"

DEC center: +57° 44' 34"

Pixel scale: 3.490 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 275.861 degrees

Field radius: 2.282 degrees


Resolution: 3936x2584

Locations: Osservatorio Avalon MERLINO, Minturno, LT, Italy

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

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Elephant Trunk Nebula and dark clouds, 



    
        

            Massimo Miniello

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