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Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC1396)
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Elephant's Trunk Nebula (IC1396)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tele Vue NP101is

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Tirus SX-814

Mounts: AZ-EQ6GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics 50mm CCD Imaging Guide Scope # M-G50

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  PlateSolve2  ·  sequence generator pro  ·  Open Source Cartes du Ciel  ·  QHCCD PoleMaster

Filters: Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD 2"  ·  Astronomik SII 6nm CCD 2"  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm CCD 2"

Accessory: Kendrick Digifire 8 Dew Controller  ·  Feathertouch Motorised Focuser Focuser Boss II


Dates:Aug. 18, 2019Aug. 19, 2019Aug. 23, 2019Aug. 24, 2019Aug. 25, 2019Aug. 26, 2019Sept. 7, 2019Sept. 11, 2019Sept. 13, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik Ha 6nm CCD 2": 99x240" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD 2": 175x240" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 6nm CCD 2": 139x240" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 27.5 hours

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 18.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 64.36%

Temperature: 10.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3037871

RA center: 21h 34' 49"

DEC center: +57° 44' 49"

Pixel scale: 0.700 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.346 degrees

Field radius: 0.820 degrees


Resolution: 6571x5284

Locations: Home, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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Description: A little bit of curves to add some zing

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Description: Choose this image to test darkacheron's EZ processing Suite for Pixinsight, which is great. Also gave it a more conventional Hubble pallet look.

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