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The Elephant’s Trunk nebula in Cepheus, 





    
        

            Francesco Meschia
The Elephant’s Trunk nebula in Cepheus

The Elephant’s Trunk nebula in Cepheus

Technical card

Resolution: 5850x3900

Dates:May 4, 2019

Frames: 9x480" ISO400

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~300

Avg. Moon age: 29.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.23%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 21.50

Astrometry.net job: 2738153

RA center: 323.923 degrees

DEC center: 57.474 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.902 degrees

Field radius: 1.070 degrees

Locations: Pinnacles East, Paicines, California, United States

Data source: Traveller

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Francesco Meschia
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  • The Elephant’s Trunk nebula in Cepheus, 





    
        

            Francesco Meschia
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            Francesco Meschia
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The Elephant’s Trunk nebula in Cepheus, 





    
        

            Francesco Meschia

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