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IC1396 Elephants Trunk, 


            Michael Caller
IC1396 Elephants Trunk
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IC1396 Elephants Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100 ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO 1600MM-C

Mounts: EQ6 R Pro SkyWatcher

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair astro 60mm guide scope Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro GP Cam2 130 mono Guide Camrea

Software: Photoshop CC 2019  ·  PhD 2  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Sequence Generator  ·  PixInsight PinInsight 1.8.6  ·  DDS

Filters: ZWO 36mm 7nm OIII  ·  ZWO 36mm 7nm Ha  ·  ZWO 36mm 7nm SII

Accessory: Pegasus Astro FocusCube  ·  Intel Compute Stick  ·  Homemade GPS unit  ·  Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox Ultimate Powerbox

Dates:Sept. 7, 2019

ZWO 36mm 7nm Ha: 32x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO 36mm 7nm OIII: 22x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO 36mm 7nm SII: 22x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.79%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2907884

RA center: 21h 36' 58"

DEC center: +57° 29' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.412 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 266.055 degrees

Field radius: 1.113 degrees

Resolution: 4564x3367

Locations: Backyard, South Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


IC1396 Elephants Trunk.

Deep sky stacker did not like my calibration frames, therefore this image has been processed without a single calibration frame.

Im happy with outcome.



Michael Caller
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IC1396 Elephants Trunk, 


            Michael Caller

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