Autumnal Elephant’s Trunk Nebula

Photographer
Álvaro Ibáñez Pérez
Email
alibperez@gmail.com
Location of photo
Daganzo de Arriba, Madrid, Spain
Date/Time of photo
1 November, 2014
Equipment
TS115 Triplet APO, NEQ6 Pro II, Atik 460ex mono, Guiding with EZG60 and lodestar
Description
Photographed in late autumn, therefore, with autumnal colors. The Elephant's Trunk nebula is a concentration of interstellar gas and dust within the much larger ionized gas region IC1396 located in the constellation Cepheus about 2400 light years away from Earth.
Website
https://www.flickr.com/photos/kokehtz/
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