Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396
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IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk, 



    
        

            David Newbury
IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk
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IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk

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IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk, 



    
        

            David Newbury
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IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics TS 65/420 Quadruplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MM Pro

Mounts: Mesu Optics Mesu-Mount 200

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C11 SCT f/10 Celsestron

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Software: PHD Guiding 2 PHD 2  ·  Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro SGPRO  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon O3 1.25 3nm  ·  Astrodon HA - 3nm

Accessory: Atik EFW 3  ·  ZWO OAG


Dates:June 23, 2020

Frames: 24x300" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 2.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3627951

RA center: 21h34m05s

DEC center: +57°3339

Pixel scale: 1.169 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 252.749 degrees

Field radius: 1.061 degrees


Resolution: 3619x5439

Data source: Backyard

Description

Taken last night in the 2 or 3 hours of barely dark we had at 53 degrees north.

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IC 1396 Elephant's Trunk, 



    
        

            David Newbury