Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)
The Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


The Elephant Trunk Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106ED

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress SXVR-H36

Mounts: Celestron CGE pro

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress SXVR-H36  ·  Starlight Xpress Lodestar Lodestar Autoguider

Focal reducers: Takahashi 0.75x FSQ F/3,6 takahashi fr/ff

Software: MaxIm DL Pro 5 PS5

Filters: Baader Ha 2" 7nm

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 187076

RA center: 21h33m49s.4

DEC center: +57°4528

Pixel scale: 4.382 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.172 degrees

Field radius: 0.793 degrees

Resolution: 620x649

Locations: Light Waves Observatory, Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada


Image of the Elephant Trunk Nebula in 7nm hydrogen alpha


Sky plot

Sky plot


The Elephant Trunk Nebula,