Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  B161  ·  IC 1396  ·  IC1396  ·  Sh2-131  ·  VdB142
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IC 1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns

IC 1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
IC 1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns

IC 1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 6000 80 mm Triplet ED APO

Imaging cameras: MEADE DSI-IV Monochrome

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Starfield 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: MEADE LPI-G

Focal reducers: Meade 6000 Series 0.8x Reducer - Flattener

Software: Main Sequence Software Seqence Generator Pro  ·  Topaz Labs DeNoise AI  ·  Plieades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: Chroma OIII 3nm  ·  Chroma SII 3nm  ·  Chroma Ha 3nm

Accessory: ZWO EAF  ·  Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster  ·  Xagyl 5 x 1.25" USB Filter Wheel


Dates:April 10, 2020April 23, 2020April 28, 2020

Frames:
Chroma Ha 3nm: 66x240" (4h 24') -15C
Chroma OIII 3nm: 72x240" (4h 48')
Chroma SII 3nm: 54x240" (3h 36')

Integration: 12h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 7.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.27%


Astrometry.net job: 3472369

RA center: 21h 36' 53"

DEC center: +57° 51' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.369 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.418 degrees

Field radius: 0.970 degrees


Resolution: 3190x3986

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a close crop of my final SHO image of the Elephants Trunk Nebula IC 1396. If you want to see the full field of view you can go to this link: https://www.astrobin.com/nmqjqu/C/?nc=user

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IC 1396 Elephants Trunk Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns