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IC 1396 (Elephant's Trunk) SHO/Hubble, 


            Paul Muskee
IC 1396 (Elephant's Trunk) SHO/Hubble

IC 1396 (Elephant's Trunk) SHO/Hubble

Technical card

Resolution: 4673x3488

Dates:Aug. 22, 2019Aug. 23, 2019Aug. 24, 2019

Astrodon H-Alpha Filter - 3nm - 50mm: 68x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-III Filter - 3nm - 50mm: 65x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-II Filter - 3nm - 50mm: 66x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.6 hours

Darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 22.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.19%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2996081

RA center: 21h 36' 4"

DEC center: +57° 30' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.141 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 260.463 degrees

Field radius: 0.924

Locations: Lingemeer (backyard @ home), Lienden, Gelderland, Netherlands

Data source: Backyard


My first SHO image (fully processed)! I was just messing around with the different narrowband channels to achieve a Hubble palette image. The data was already getting old again... The weather is very bad in the Netherlands so lost motivation for a while.



Paul Muskee
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IC 1396 (Elephant's Trunk) SHO/Hubble, 


            Paul Muskee