Galactic Nebula IC 1396: This picture was taken with a special filter which passes only a narrow band of the red light emitted by the nebula.

For a color image click here.

Object Galactic Nebula IC 1396
Category H-alpha Images
Designation IC 1396
Constellation Cepheus
Optics TMB 80 f/6 x 0.8 Tele Vue Reducer/Flattener
Mount Astro-Physics 900 GTO
Camera QHY8/ALccd 6c
Exposure 8 x 10 min Astronomik Ha filter, Maxim DL for image acquisition
Calibration No Dark- and Flat Frame
Guiding Meade DSI Pro II and TMB 130 as Guide Scope, Guiding Software: Maxim DL
Processing ImagesPlus, Neat Image, Photoshop
Location-Date Eningen, Germany - 2 Aug 2007
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