Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  IC 1396  ·  The star Garnet Star (μCep)
IC 1396 Elephant Trunk, 



    
        

            Oliver Quas
IC 1396 Elephant Trunk
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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk

IC 1396 Elephant Trunk, 



    
        

            Oliver Quas
IC 1396 Elephant Trunk
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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics SpaceCat 51 APO 250mm f/4.9

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro Cooled

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI178MC

Software: Photoshop  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Baader S2 1.25" 8nm  ·  Baader O3 1.25" 8nm  ·  Baader Ha 1.25" 8nm  ·  ZWO EFW mini

Accessory: ZWO ASIAir Pro


Dates:July 29, 2020Aug. 5, 2020

Frames:
Baader Ha 1.25" 8nm: 50x120" (1h 40') (gain: 139.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader O3 1.25" 8nm: 50x120" (1h 40') (gain: 139.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader S2 1.25" 8nm: 50x120" (1h 40') (gain: 139.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 5h

Darks: 60

Flats: 60

Bias: 60

Avg. Moon age: 13.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 84.07%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3762993

RA center: 21h 38' 45"

DEC center: +57° 33' 3"

Pixel scale: 3.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.422 degrees

Field radius: 2.318 degrees


Resolution: 4316x3060

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 1396 in SHO from my backyard. Processed in PixInsight and finished in Photoshop.

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IC 1396 Elephant Trunk, 



    
        

            Oliver Quas