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Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


            Alessandro Merga...
Elephant Trunk Nebula

Elephant Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher Quattro 10 f/4 Carbon fiber

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 450D Baader

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 70/500

Guiding camera:Magzero MZ-5m

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS6Maxim DL 5

Accessory:Baader MPCC

Resolution: 4263x2829

Dates:Sept. 6, 2013

Frames: 12x300" ISO800

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 0.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.08%

Temperature: 10.00 job: 86927

RA center: 323.803 degrees

DEC center: 57.560 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.061 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.519 degrees

Field radius: 0.753 degrees

Locations: Saint Barthélemy, Saint Barthéelemy, Aosta, Italy



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Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


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