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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC1396 , 



    
        

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC1396
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC1396

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 XLT

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D

Mounts: Celestron Adv VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Magnificent Mini 50 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron F/6.3

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  PixInsight  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS


Dates:July 13, 2013

Frames: 40x150" (1h 40')

Integration: 1h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 4.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 121043

RA center: 21h35m41s

DEC center: +57°2240

Pixel scale: 0.834 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.109 degrees

Field radius: 0.452 degrees


Resolution: 620x384

Locations: Home, Silverdale, Wa, United States

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula - IC1396 , 



    
        

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