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Observation by Peter Tickner: IC 1396

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Peter Tickner

Observer

Peter Tickner

Observed

2020 Jul 30 - 23:56

Uploaded

2020 Aug 01 - 00:03

Objects

IC1396

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Constellation

Cepheus

Field centre

RA: 21h39m
Dec: +57°33'
Position angle: +171°23'

Field size

2°05' × 1°23'

Equipment
  • ZWO ASI071 MC Pro CMOS camera
  • 80mm f/6 triplet APO refractor
  • Off-Axis Guider ZWO ASI120MM
  • EQ6 Mount
Location

Urban Berkshire

Target name

IC 1396

Title

IC 1396

About this image

I had been attempting to catch a last glimpse of NEOWISE through my 80mm refractor but it was already too low over neighbouring houses to get a clear shot.  Instead I turned to other targets, eventually capturing a 9 frame sequence of 600s per frame of IC 1396.  All the camera had was its usual luminance flilter, so this is as the camera saw the view without any enhancement of H Alpha or any narrowband.

Peter

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