Go Back In space taken from Sweden  


Object: IC 1396 - The Elephant Trunk in Cepheus, , distance 2400 ly                                Mouse rollover image
Discovered by: E.E. Barnard, late 1800s. Upside down a elephant head in the darks, quarter to right a dragons head
Note: Is made of interstellar gas and dust within an area of ioniezd gas. The elephants trunk is illuminated by a bright massive star that is just east of IC 1396
Telescope=Sky-Watcher-Explorer-190MN-Pro-FL=1000 Camera=Canon750D-Baader-mod Exposures=No data No data Weather= No data
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