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Observation by Mike Greenhill-Hooper: IC 1396

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Mike Greenhill-Hooper


Mike Greenhill-Hooper


2021 Jul 09 - 23:00


2021 Jul 30 - 12:38


The Elephant Trunk (IC1396)

  • 135mm Samyang lens on Atik 383L+ OSC camera
  • piggy-backed on 770/110mm ED refractor on SkyWatcher NEQ6 mount
  • Orion StarShoot camera autoguided through 770/110mm refractor

~10x300s H-alpha combined with 10x300s OSC with uv/IR block filter


Miradoux, S.W. France

Target name

IC 1396 & Elephant's Trunk Nebula


IC 1396

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Very little to see with just unfiltered images - hint of nebulosity.  H-alpha filtered shots much more detail visible, but still quite a dim nebula with OSC camera. Calibrated with darks, bias and flats. Processed in AffinityPhoto

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