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Contains:  IC 1396
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC 1396), 


            Niko Kivel
Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC 1396)
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC 1396)

Technical card

Baader Planetarium H 1.25", Ha 7nm: 33x1200" (gain: 1.00) -25C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium O3 1.25" 8.5nm: 23x1200" (gain: 1.00) -25C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium S2 1.25" 8nm: 16x1200" (gain: 1.00) -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 24.0 hours

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2894803

RA center: 21h 35' 45"

DEC center: +57° 28' 51"

Pixel scale: 2.642 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.076 degrees

Field radius: 1.310 degrees

Resolution: 3000x1934

Locations: Home observatory, Zeihen, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard


Elephant's Trunk Nebula within IC 1396 in constellation Cepheus. Approx 2400 light years away.



Niko Kivel
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC 1396), 


            Niko Kivel