Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
The Eagle Nebula in September 2019, 



    
        

            Rudolf Bumm
The Eagle Nebula in September 2019
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The Eagle Nebula in September 2019

The Eagle Nebula in September 2019, 



    
        

            Rudolf Bumm
The Eagle Nebula in September 2019
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The Eagle Nebula in September 2019

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 8'' Newtorian
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MMC
Mounts
iOptron CEM60
Accessories
MGEN

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 3, 2019
Frames:
84x180" (4h 12')
Integration:
4h 12'
Avg. Moon age:
4.65 days
Avg. Moon phase:
22.57%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2996764

RA center: 18h18m53s.8

DEC center: -13°5042

Pixel scale: 0.861 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 53.850 degrees

Field radius: 0.619 degrees

Resolution: 4110x3150

File size: 11.5 MB

Locations: Mirasteilas observatory, Falera, Graubünden, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Eagle Nebula (catalogued as Messier 16 or M16, and as NGC 6611, and also known as the Star Queen Nebula and The Spire) is a young open cluster of stars in the constellation Serpens.

Celestron Newton 8'

iOptron CEM 60

ZWO ASI 1600 MMC

gain 139

Sternwarte Mirasteilas

September 3rd and 4th 2019

54 x 180 s Ha

90 x 120 s RGB

Processing in Pixinsight 1.8 and Photoshop (Thanks to Jens Zippel for his Photoshop RGB / Ha combination workflow)

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