Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Tim Lewis
IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula

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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Tim Lewis
IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 24, 2019
Frames:
43×600(7h 10′)
Integration:
7h 10′
Avg. Moon age:
25.37 days
Avg. Moon phase:
18.33%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3666008

RA center: 21h35m03s.8

DEC center: +57°3206

Pixel scale: 1.370 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.109 degrees

Field radius: 0.636 degrees

Resolution: 2610x2085

File size: 3.2 MB

Locations: Palm Canyon Resort, Borrego Springs, CA, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is IC 1396, aka the Elephant Trunk Nebula. I captured these data last year at Nightfall on the grounds of Palm Canyon Resort in Borrego Springs, CA over three nights.

Red = 90 minutes

Green = 120 minutes

Blue = 110 minutes

Ha = 110 minutes

Total integration time = 430 minutes = 7 hours, 10 minutes

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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            Tim Lewis