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Contains:  IC 1396, The star 14Cep, The star 13Cep, The star 12Cep, The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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IC 1396 with WO Redcat, 


            Philippe Renaud
IC 1396 with WO Redcat

IC 1396 with WO Redcat

Technical card

Resolution: 4256x2848

Dates:Oct. 2, 2019

Frames: 240x30"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.58% job: 2978118

RA center: 324.395 degrees

DEC center: 57.804 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.993 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.111 degrees

Field radius: 4.974 degrees

Data source: Backyard


Second image taken with the Redcat Apo Petzval from my backyard under a sky of 20.4 SQM
Confirmation that this lightweight setup is working well and is very well adapted for travelers
The configuration is up and running in less than 15'. The focus remained stable even after a drop of 4° C all along the 2 hours of time exposure. No guiding necessary thanks to an accurate polar alignment with the Pole master camera



Philippe Renaud
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • IC 1396 with WO Redcat, 


            Philippe Renaud
  • Final
    IC 1396 with WO Redcat, 


            Philippe Renaud


reduced stars and color balance reviewed

Sky plot

Sky plot


IC 1396 with WO Redcat, 


            Philippe Renaud