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APOD 2021 Aug 27 - The Caravan on the march to the Elephants Trunk, 



    
        

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APOD 2021 Aug 27 - The Caravan on the march to the Elephants Trunk

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APOD 2021 Aug 27 - The Caravan on the march to the Elephants Trunk, 



    
        

            Robert Eder

APOD 2021 Aug 27 - The Caravan on the march to the Elephants Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: 2x Sky-Watcher 130/650 PDS Newton

Imaging cameras: 2x Canon 600Da cooled

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bigking Guidescope 50mm

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MM Mini

Software: PHD2  ·  APT  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Astronomy Tools Action Set  ·  SharpCap3Pro  ·  Photoshop

Filters: OPTOLONG L-eNhance  ·  Astronomik L2 UV/IR Block

Accessory: Baader MPCC-III


Dates:July 6, 2021

Frames:
80x180" (4h) ISO800
OPTOLONG L-eNhance: 24x600" (4h) ISO1600

Integration: 8h

Darks: 20

Flats: 40

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 26.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.44%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4930344


Resolution: 1117x1529

Locations: Hohe Wand, Wildgehege, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

Today I learned that the shapes to the right of the Elephant's Trunk are also called “The Caravan on the march to the Elephant's Trunk”. And yes, thats right!😃 To make it easier to see, I made a starless version.

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Description: Yippee!!! APOD No 5😄

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Description: RGBHOO with stars as requested🙂

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Description: Pure RGB (OSC)

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APOD 2021 Aug 27 - The Caravan on the march to the Elephants Trunk, 



    
        

            Robert Eder