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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


            Marco Failli
IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tecnosky 80/480 Apo triplet fpl53

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6-R PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 70/500 Achro

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MM Mini

Focal reducers: Tecnosky 0.8x Reducer/Flattener 4 elements

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe photoshop CC

Filters: IDAS LPS D1

Dates:April 4, 2020

Frames:IDAS LPS D1: 115x300" (gain: 120.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.67%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3487556

RA center: 21h 36' 33"

DEC center: +57° 31' 15"

Pixel scale: 2.462 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.973 degrees

Field radius: 1.510 degrees

Resolution: 3674x2449

Locations: Terrazzo di casa, Prato, Prato, Italy

Data source: Backyard


I used 15 hours of 7.5nm Ha as luminance (you can see it in my mosaic image of this nebula)



Marco Failli
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IC 1396 - Elephant Trunk Nebula, 


            Marco Failli