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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618
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M17 in SHO, 





    
        

            Ben
M17 in SHO

M17 in SHO

Technical card

Resolution: 2422x2438

Dates:July 15, 2018July 16, 2018July 17, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 5 nm: 40x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 34x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C
Astrodon SII 3 nm: 34x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C

Integration: 9.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 3.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.80%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Astrometry.net job: 2161060

RA center: 275.206 degrees

DEC center: -16.095 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.503 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 123.436 degrees

Field radius: 0.717 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

M17 processed in PixInsight. Colours basically as they came out, with some minor tweaking to emphasise them. Not the best captures but another step in learning PixInsight.

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  • Final
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Cropped version of the central area

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Adjusted the bright star and rotated for an alternate view

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M17 in SHO, 





    
        

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