Interstellar gas and dust in Cepheus

Photographer
moonrocks
Email
moonrocksastro@gmail.com
Location of photo
Valencia Spain
Date/Time of photo
Sept. 22, 2015
Equipment
Technical card Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen VSD100 f/3.8 Astrograph Imaging cameras: Starlight Express SXVR-H18 Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6 Pro Guiding telescopes or lenses: Vixen VSD Guiding cameras: sx loadstar Software: PixInsight 1.8, Photoshop CS5 Filters: Baader Ha 3.5nm
Description
The Elephant's Trunk nebula is a concentration of interstellar gas and dust within the much larger ionized gas region IC 1396 located in the constellation Cepheus about 2,400 light years away from Earth.
Website
http://moonrocksastro.com/index.php/2015/09/23/elephants-trunk-nebula-in-ha/
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