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Elephant's trunk nebula, 



    
        

            Sendhil Chinnasamy
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Elephant's trunk nebula

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Elephant's trunk nebula, 



    
        

            Sendhil Chinnasamy
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Elephant's trunk nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Edge 1100 HD
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY268PH M
Mounts
ASTRO-PHYSICS AP900 CP4
Filters
Chroma 2" 3nm SII · Chroma 2" 3nm OIII · Chroma 2" 5nm Ha
Accessories
Moonlite Focusers Litecrawler · QHYCCD QHY CFW3-L · Prima Luce Lab EagleLE
Software
Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4 · Pleaides Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8.8-6
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Edge 1100 HD
Guiding Cameras
Lodestar X2 · QHYCCD QHY OAG-M

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 13, 2021 ·  Nov. 14, 2021 ·  Nov. 15, 2021 ·  Nov. 16, 2021 ·  Nov. 17, 2021 ·  Nov. 18, 2021 ·  Nov. 19, 2021 ·  Nov. 20, 2021
Frames:
Chroma 2" 3nm OIII: 48x600" (8h) (gain: 60.00) -5°C bin 1x1
Chroma 2" 3nm SII: 74x600" (12h 20') (gain: 60.00) -5°C bin 1x1
Chroma 2" 5nm Ha: 60x600" (10h) (gain: 60.00) -5°C bin 1x1
Integration:
30h 20'
Darks:
25
Flats:
25
Flat darks:
25
Avg. Moon age:
12.59 days
Avg. Moon phase:
90.40%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 21h35m38s.270

DEC center: +57°2920.52

Pixel scale: 0.553 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.276 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 1962x3003

Data source: Backyard

Description

This was my last image from the edge setup before I took it in as I was traveling. Hope to be back imaging soon!

Clear skies!

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Elephant's trunk nebula, 



    
        

            Sendhil Chinnasamy