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IC 1396A - Elephant's Trunk Nebula, 


IC 1396A - Elephant's Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396A - Elephant's Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron Edge HD 1100

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600mm-Pro


Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC-S

Focal reducer:Starizona HyperStar 3

Software:Photoshop CCPixInsight

Filters:Optolong 2" OiiiOptolong 2" HaOptolong 2" S-II

Accessory:Celestron Focus Motor

Dates:Oct. 19, 2019

Frames: 575x30"

Integration: 4.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.22%

Basic astrometry details job: 2995178

RA center: 21h 34' 41"

DEC center: +57° 33' 0"

Pixel scale: 2.157 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 265.429 degrees

Field radius: 1.069 degrees

Resolution: 4240x3192

Data source: Backyard


Ok I've been working on this one for weeks! This thing kept going behind my neighbors tree after a few hours every night, and then I got clouds, and then we had an earth quake! But I think it's the best picture yet.

I don't know if I should collect more oxygen or not I will decide tonight.

Let me know what you think...



License: Attribution Creative Commons

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IC 1396A - Elephant's Trunk Nebula,