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Contains:  IC 1396, The star Garnet Star (μCep)
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IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Wilson Yam
IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula)

IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Borg 55FL/3.6

Imaging camera:ASI294MC Pro

Mount:Skywatcher AZEQ6

Software:Main Sequence Software SGPro

Filter:STC Duo-Narrowband

Resolution: 1525x1205

Dates:Oct. 22, 2019

Frames: 30x300"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.09% job: 3118516

RA center: 21h 40' 30"

DEC center: +57° 36' 54"

Pixel scale: 9.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.126 degrees

Field radius: 2.519

Locations: Lijiang Gemini Observatory, Lijiang, Yunnan, China

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Lijiang Gemini Observatory


Difficult to shot by traditional method. Used a duo-narrowband filter to highlighted the Ha and O3 regions in single shot color camera.



Wilson Yam
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons


  • IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Wilson Yam
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    IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Wilson Yam


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Sky plot

Sky plot


IC1396 (Elephant Trunk Nebula), 


            Wilson Yam

In these public groups

China Lijiang Gemini Observatory