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Contains:  IC 1396, The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 


            Jussi Saarivirta
Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:TS Optics IN ED 70/420Orion 50mm GuideScope

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm GuideScope

Guiding camera:ASI224MC


Filters:Baader Ha 1.25" FilterBaader OIII 1.25" Filter

Dates:Feb. 27, 2020

Frames: 280x120"

Integration: 9.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.89%

Basic astrometry details job: 3286113

RA center: 21h 38' 53"

DEC center: +57° 29' 45"

Pixel scale: 2.400 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 72.610 degrees

Field radius: 1.921 degrees

Resolution: 4605x3465

Data source: Backyard


Elephant's Trunk Nebula, in narrowband (Ha + OIII) from my balcony.



Jussi Saarivirta
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 


            Jussi Saarivirta