Waxing Gibbous Moon

IC 1396

Taken from the backyard observatory in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.


Telescope: Tele Vue NP-101 w/Feather Touch Focuser Designation: Moon
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO
Constellation: Aquarius
Camera: SBIG ST10XME w/Astrodon 6nm Ha filter Distance: Approx 385,000 Kilometers
Guiding: None Type: Approx 60% waxing Gibbous moon
Exposure: .1 second with the ST10XME and Ha filter Position: R.A. 22 hr 42 min , Dec +01000'
Processed using PhotoShop CS3 Date: 18 November 2007
Acquisition: Laptop computer using Canon utility software Location: Tolomato River Observatory`1