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The Elephant Trunk - LHRGB Image

Technical card

Resolution: 3231x4510

Astrometry.net job: 2574624

RA center: 323.893 degrees

DEC center: 57.480 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.467 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 261.489 degrees

Field radius: 0.360 degrees

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Shaver Lake, California, United States; My Back Deck, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

Description

I have probably imaged The Elephant Trunk at least six times with three different telescopes. This is a consolidation and reprocessing of a number of images from those captures. And some data from several collaborations. Need to do something interesting during these cloudy, rainy and snowy days at the SRO and my back deck.

BTW, this is the exact same FOV as the Hubble Palette image I posted a few days ago.

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coles44
Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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