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Elephant Trunk at 70mm, 



    
        

            Gianluca Galloni
Elephant Trunk at 70mm
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Elephant Trunk at 70mm

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Elephant Trunk at 70mm, 



    
        

            Gianluca Galloni
Elephant Trunk at 70mm
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Elephant Trunk at 70mm

Equipment

Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY183C
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ5 Pro Synscan
Filters
Optolong L-eNhance 2"
Software
Adobe photoshop cc · KStars Ekos/INDI KStars/Ekos · Pisinsight 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher finder-guider 8x50
Guiding Cameras
ASI ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 14, 2021
Frames:
Optolong L-eNhance 2": 122x180" (6h 6') (gain: 11.00) -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
6h 6'
Darks:
20
Flats:
15
Bias:
11
Avg. Moon age:
8.80 days
Avg. Moon phase:
64.85%
Temperature:
8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5108858

RA center: 21h27m00s.10

DEC center: +58°5002

Pixel scale: 7.368 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.131 degrees

Field radius: 6.681 degrees

Resolution: 5453x3591

Data source: Backyard

Description

First set of image on this beautiful field. Only 6 hours of integration, not enough to catch the faint Squid Nebula, inside the Flying bat nebula. 
To take this photo i used my QHY183C with a 17-70 f4 Pentax, setting at 70mm

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Elephant Trunk at 70mm, 



    
        

            Gianluca Galloni

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