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The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB, 



    
        

            David Nguyen
The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB
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The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB

The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB, 



    
        

            David Nguyen
The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB
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The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 152mm f/7.5 Starfire EDF

Imaging cameras: FLI ProLine Proline 16803

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-60C

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Superstar

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics AP 4.0" Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Software Bisque TheSky6 Professional  ·  CCD Autopilot 5  ·  FocusMax  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5  ·  Photoshop CS Photo Shop CS5

Filters: Astrodon E-series LRGB Ha 5nm

Accessory: Sirius Dome


Dates:July 5, 2014

Frames: 38x600" (6h 20')

Integration: 6h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 7.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.08%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 312418

RA center: 18h18m54s.10

DEC center: -13°5042

Pixel scale: 2.874 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 167.879 degrees

Field radius: 1.266 degrees


Resolution: 2243x2242

Locations: Home observatory, Sydney Australia , Sydney, NSW, Australia

Description

Data: LRGB 13:10:8:7 x 10 min sub (1x1)

I collected these data on several nights of June and July, 2014. Processed in PI and PS.

Thanks for looking

David

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The Eagle (M16) Nebula in LRGB, 



    
        

            David Nguyen