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Elephant trunk in SHO, 


            Jakub Szyma
Elephant trunk in SHO

Elephant trunk in SHO

Technical card

Resolution: 1184x2257

Dates:Feb. 17, 2019Feb. 18, 2019Feb. 22, 2019

Astronomik Ha 2": 120x120" bin 1x1
Astronomik O3 2": 80x120"
Astronomik S2 2": 120x120"

Integration: 10.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.14% job: 2672532

RA center: 21h 34' 54"

DEC center: +57° 31' 40"

Pixel scale: 1.688 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 275.332 degrees

Field radius: 0.598

Locations: Maciejowice, Poland, Maciejowice, Poland

Data source: Backyard


This is a crop to show the trunk itself, later i plan to show the whole frame. SHO seems to be so easy in PIX for some, but not for me. It took me ca 6 hours of processing and different versions to finally judge - enough for now. :) NOt so much data, especially oxygen, but it played well for me.



Jakub Szyma
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Elephant trunk in SHO, 


            Jakub Szyma