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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha, 



    
        

            Marco Failli
IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha

IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha, 



    
        

            Marco Failli
IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 3, 2020 ·  April 6, 2020
Frames:
Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm: 390×300(32h 30′) (gain: 120.00) -15°C bin 1×1
Integration:
32h 30′
Avg. Moon age:
11.20 days
Avg. Moon phase:
84.00%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3420267

RA center: 21h39m28s.3

DEC center: +57°2927

Pixel scale: 2.423 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 266.219 degrees

Field radius: 1.950 degrees

Resolution: 4096x4096

File size: 3.8 MB

Locations: Terrazzo di casa, Prato, Prato, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a mosaic of two panels captured during multiple lights. For some reason, I ended up with much more integrated time on the upper panel than on the lower one... It turned out great anyways!

Lower panel: 156 x 300"

Upper panel: 234 x 300"

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  • IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha, 



    
        

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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula Mosaic in Ha, 



    
        

            Marco Failli