May 2014

IC1396 Elephant’s Trunk Nebula

Hello,

This is IC1396, called the Elephant’s Trunk Nebula, imaged with the Moravian G2-8300 at the Takahashi FSQ 106 ED with LRGBHaOIII=100:100:100:100:330:330 minutes which gives a total exposure time of 17 hours. Subexposures were 10 minutes for LRGB, 30 minutes for Ha and OIII.

Best wishes

Reinhold

IC1396xs

Gamma Cygni Nebula

Hello,

This is IC1318A, part of  the Gamma Cygni  Nebula, imaged with the Moravian G2-8300 at the Takahashi FSQ 106 ED with LRGBHaOIII=80:80:80:80:480:270 minutes which gives a total exposure time of 17 hours. Subexposures were 10 minutes for LRGB, 30 minutes for Ha and OIII.

Best wishes

Reinhold

 

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