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  1. Colorado CJ

    The Elephant's Trunk

    I shot the Elephant's Trunk Nebula last night. This is my second time trying to shoot it, the first time was with a dslr and an 80mm scope. I had a lot better luck this time with an ASI183MM Pro and MN190 scope.

    Total integration time was 4 hours. I really need to get an electric focuser so I can get my stars tighter.

    20, 300 sec H-Alpha
    15, 300 sec SII
    13, 300 sec OIII

    This was shot with the following:

    Skywatcher MN190, 1000mm F5.2 Maksutov Newtonian
    EQ8-R Pro
    ZWO ASI183MM Pro...

    Featured Reason: Another amazing mind blowing scene from Andrew!
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    Colorado CJ
    Date
    Jul 18, 2019 at 10:24 AM
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